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Stora Enso is a global provider of renewable solutions in packaging, biomaterials, wooden construction, and paper. It offers formed fiber and wood products, intelligent packaging solutions, biocomposites, pellets, lignin, bio-based chemicals, and other renewable products. The company serves a variety of segments including building, retail, food and beverages, manufacturing, publishing, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, confectionary, hygiene, and textiles.

TypePublic
Founded1998
HQHelsinki, FI
Websitestoraenso.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)23,000(-8%)
Job Openings79
Revenue (FY, 2019)€10.1 B(-4%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)€17.3(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Stora Enso

Annica Bresky

Annica Bresky

President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Riika Paarma

Riika Paarma

Director, Circular Economy
Seppo Parvi

Seppo Parvi

CFO, Deputy to the CEO, Country Manager Finland
David Ekberg

David Ekberg

Executive Vice President, Packaging Solutions
Kati ter Horst

Kati ter Horst

Executive Vice President, Paper Division
Tobias Bäärnman

Tobias Bäärnman

Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer
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Stora Enso Office Locations

Stora Enso has offices in Helsinki, Heinola, Imatra, Inkeroinen and in 50 other locations
Helsinki, FI (HQ)
Kanavaranta 1
Heinola, FI
Tampellantie 5
Imatra, FI
Rantaportintie 5
Imatra, FI
Tainiontehtaantie 25
Inkeroinen, FI
Ensontie 1
Kemi, FI
Veitsiluoto
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Stora Enso Financials and Metrics

Stora Enso Revenue

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Stora Enso's revenue was reported to be €10.06 b in FY, 2019 which is a 4.1% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

2.2b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

908.0m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

41.1%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

149.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

262.0m

Market capitalization (8-Sept-2021)

13.6b

Closing stock price (8-Sept-2021)

17.3

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

756.0m

EV

17.2b
Stora Enso's current market capitalization is €13.6 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

10.0b10.5b10.1b

Revenue growth, %

4%(4%)

Cost of goods sold

5.9b6.0b6.1b

Gross profit

4.1b4.5b4.0b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

2.5b2.5b2.5b2.6b2.7b2.6b2.6b2.6b2.4b2.2b

Cost of goods sold

1.5b1.5b1.5b1.4b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.5b1.3b

Gross profit

1.0b1.0b1.0b1.2b1.1b1.1b1.1b1.1b946.0m908.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

41%41%42%45%42%43%42%41%39%41%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

607.0m1.1b876.0m

Accounts Receivable

993.0m1.2b1.0b

Prepaid Expenses

119.0m96.0m96.0m

Inventories

1.3b1.6b1.4b
Quarterly
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

614.0m988.0m856.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

515.0m479.0m597.0m

Inventories

(25.0m)(267.0m)161.0m

Accounts Payable

188.0m23.0m(139.0m)
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Cash From Operating Activities

83.0m366.0m730.0m126.0m411.0m819.0m124.0m587.0m1.0b71.0m

Capital Expenditures

(135.0m)(263.0m)(401.0m)(116.0m)(241.0m)(370.0m)(123.0m)(243.0m)(384.0m)(177.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(105.0m)(230.0m)(425.0m)(106.0m)(192.0m)(330.0m)(125.0m)(705.0m)(863.0m)(199.0m)

Short-term Borrowings

(29.0m)(11.0m)(17.0m)(15.0m)
EURQ1, 2017

Revenue/Employee

97.6k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Stora Enso Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries Covered

303030

Patents Issued

220324430

Patents Pending

495665

Suppliers

20 k20 k
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Stora Enso Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AS Stora Enso Latvija
DanFiber A/S
Dongguan Stora Enso Inpac Packaging Co. Ltd
Guangxi Stora Enso Forestry Co Ltd
OOO Setnovo
OOO Stora Enso Packaging BB
Stora Enso AB 1
Stora Enso Amsterdam B.V.
Stora Enso Australia Pty Ltd
Stora Enso Bioenergi AB
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Stora Enso Revenue Breakdown

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Stora Enso revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.9% from Biomaterials, 12.2% from Packaging Solutions, 27.8% from Paper, 14.5% from Wood Products, 8.3% from Other and 25.3% from Consumer Board

Stora Enso revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 5.8% from Finland, 7.6% from Other Countries , 13.1% from Germany, 9.5% from Sweden, 8.7% from Other Europe , 5.0% from Poland, 9.0% from China (incl. Hong Kong) and 41.3% from Other

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Stora Enso Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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Stora Enso Online and Social Media Presence

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Stora Enso Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    68/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    47/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    74/100

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Stora Enso News and Updates

Stora Enso and Tetra Pak join forces to triple the recycling capacity of beverage cartons in Poland

HELSINKI, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The two companies will partner to provide circular solutions to the market. The investment in a complete recycling solution is set to significantly improve recycling throughout Central and Eastern Europe. The partnership, that follows a...

Stora Enso Oyj Half-year Report January-June 2021

HELSINKI, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Strong performance and solid growth continue Q2/2021 (year-on-year) Sales increased by 22.6% to EUR 2 592 (2 114) million, due to higher deliveries and prices. Operational EBIT increased to EUR 364 (178) million, due to higher prices and volumes,...

Stora Enso and Cordenka link together to develop bio-based carbon fibre

Stora Enso and Cordenka have signed a joint development agreement to develop precursors for bio-based carbon fibre. The co-development is driven by the need for high performance carbon fibre in transportation, construction and power generation.

Stora Enso introduces low-carbon paperboard for chocolate packaging

As brand owners and consumers look to lower their environmental impact, Stora Enso hopes that its new plastic-free, lightweight board designed for premium packaging will help them decrease their carbon footprint.

Stora Enso Appoints Katariina Kravi as Head of Human Resources

Stora Enso has appointed Katariina Kravi as EVP, Head of Human Resources and a member of the Group Leadership Team. She will start on 1 September 2020 and be based in Helsinki.
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Stora Enso Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Stora Enso founded?

    Stora Enso was founded in 1998.

  • Who are Stora Enso key executives?

    Stora Enso's key executives are Annica Bresky, Riika Paarma and Seppo Parvi.

  • How many employees does Stora Enso have?

    Stora Enso has 23,000 employees.

  • What is Stora Enso revenue?

    Latest Stora Enso annual revenue is €10.1 b.

  • What is Stora Enso revenue per employee?

    Latest Stora Enso revenue per employee is €437.2 k.

  • Who are Stora Enso competitors?

    Competitors of Stora Enso include UPM, Ahlstrom-Munksjo and DS Smith.

  • Where is Stora Enso headquarters?

    Stora Enso headquarters is located at Kanavaranta 1, Helsinki.

  • Where are Stora Enso offices?

    Stora Enso has offices in Helsinki, Heinola, Imatra, Inkeroinen and in 50 other locations.

  • How many offices does Stora Enso have?

    Stora Enso has 56 offices.