UPM-Kymmene Corporation (UPM1V) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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UPM-Kymmene Corporation (UPM1V) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

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- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


UPM-Kymmene Corporation (UPM) is a biofore company, which integrates the bio and forest industries. It manufactures and supplies an array of renewable and recyclable wood related products. The company focuses on biocomposites, biochemicals, energy, paper, plywood and others. Its product portfolio includes paper, energy, biofuels, pulp, self-adhesive labels, timber, label materials, plywood and wood plastic composite. UPM operates through a network of production plants, distribution units and global sales network. The company also offers low emission electricity to the Nordic market. It has presence in the major markets of North America, European and Asian countries. UPM is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 3
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Facts 5
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Employees 6
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 7
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Major Products and Services 8
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - History 10
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Company Statement 16
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 17
Head Office 17
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 17
Section 2 – Company Analysis 20
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Business Description 20
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Corporate Strategy 22
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - SWOT Analysis 23
SWOT Analysis - Overview 23
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Strengths 23
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Weaknesses 24
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Opportunities 25
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Threats 26
UPM-Kymmene Corporation - Key Competitors 27
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 29
Performance Chart 31
Financial Performance 31
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 32
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 33
Section 4 – Appendix 34
Methodology 34
Ratio Definitions 34
About GlobalData 38
Contact Us 38
Disclaimer 38

List of Tables
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Facts 5
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Employees 6
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 7
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Major Products and Services 8
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, History 10
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Other Locations 17
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Subsidiaries 17
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Key Competitors 27
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 28
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Annual Ratios 29
UPM-Kymmene Corporation (Cont...1), Annual Ratios 30
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 33
Currency Codes 34
Capital Market Ratios 34
Equity Ratios 35
Profitability Ratios 35
Cost Ratios 36
Liquidity Ratios 36
Leverage Ratios 36
Efficiency Ratios 37

List of Figures
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 31
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, Ratio Charts 32


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