Financial information

Financial information

We issue financial reports quarterly and our annual report and sustainability report in March of each year.

1 January – 30 June 2018

  • Net sales, which comprise both deliveries from Sveaskog’s own forests and externally procured wood raw material, increased by 8% to SEK 3,567 million (3,299). Prices increased by an average of 7% and total delivery volumes increased by 1%.
  • Operating profit from continuing operations increased by 7% and amounted to SEK 775 million (725). Higher prices were offset to some extent by a 7% decrease in delivery volumes from own forests.
  • Sveaskog’s associated company Setra Group increased its operating profit to SEK 233 million (90). Sveaskog’s share of this result increased to SEK 90 million (34).
  • Yield, measured over a rolling12 month-period, amounted to 5.0% (4.5).
  • The net change in the carrying amount of standing timber amounted to SEK 121 million (108).
  • Profit for the first six months of 2018 increased by 67% and amounted to SEK 1,301 million (779). Changed corporate tax rules resulted in a positive earnings impact of SEK 477 million.
  • Earnings per share increased by 67% and amounted to SEK 10.99 (658).

Financial calendar

2018

  • April 23: Interim Report: January-March
  • April 23: Annual General Meeting
  • July 17: Interim Report: January-June   
  • October 26: Interim Report: January-September
Per Matses

Per Matses

Deputy CEO and CFO

Phone: +46 8 655 92 90 +46 8 655 92 90 , +46 70 655 98 20 +46 70 655 98 20

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