Stora Enso Oyj (STERV) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Sep, 2015 |    No of Pages: 40 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Stora Enso Oyj (STERV) - 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.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- 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.


Stora Enso Oyj (Stora Enso) is a provider of renewable solutions in packaging, biomaterials, wood and paper on global markets. It produces paper, packaging, biomaterials and wood products. Its products include magazine paper, fine paper, pulp grades, newsprint and book paper, consumer board, industrial packaging and wood products. Stora Enso caters its products to publishers, printing houses and merchants, and the packaging, joinery and construction industries. The company classified its operations into five segments, namely, Consumer Board Packaging Solutions, Biomaterials, Wood Products, Paper and other. The company has operations in Brazil, Finland, Laos, Sweden, the US and Uruguay. Stora Enso is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.

Stora Enso Oyj Key Recent Developments

Jul 19, 2013: Stora Enso invests in world-class biorefinery at Sunila Mill in Finland
Apr 12, 2013: Urbas Commissions Biomass Power Plant For Stora Enso In Zdirec, Czech Republic

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Stora Enso Oyj - Key Facts 6
Stora Enso Oyj - Key Employees 7
Stora Enso Oyj - Key Employee Biographies 8
Stora Enso Oyj - Major Products and Services 9
Stora Enso Oyj - History 11
Stora Enso Oyj - Company Statement 17
Stora Enso Oyj - Locations And Subsidiaries 19
Head Office 19
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 19
Section 2 – Company Analysis 21
Stora Enso Oyj - Business Description 21
Stora Enso Oyj - SWOT Analysis 22
SWOT Analysis - Overview 22
Stora Enso Oyj - Strengths 22
Strength - Operational Performance 22
Strength - Business Performance: Consumer Board Packaging Solutions 22
Strength - Research and Development Activities 22
Stora Enso Oyj - Weaknesses 23
Weakness - Debt Burden 23
Weakness - Declining Performance: Paper Segment 23
Stora Enso Oyj - Opportunities 24
Opportunity - Growing Packaging Industry 24
Opportunity - Strategic Agreements and Acquisitions 24
Opportunity - Strategic Investments 24
Stora Enso Oyj - Threats 25
Threat - Foreign Exchange Fluctuations 25
Threat - Highly Competitive Industry 25
Threat - Stringent Regulations 25
Stora Enso Oyj - Key Competitors 26
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 28
Performance Chart 30
Financial Performance 30
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 31
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 32
Section 4 – Company’s, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 33
Stora Enso Oyj, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 33
Stora Enso Oyj, Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 34
Stora Enso Oyj, Recent Deals Summary 35
Section 5 – Appendix 36
Methodology 36
Ratio Definitions 36
About GlobalData 40
Contact Us 40
Disclaimer 40

List of Tables

Stora Enso Oyj, Key Facts 6
Stora Enso Oyj, Key Employees 7
Stora Enso Oyj, Key Employee Biographies 8
Stora Enso Oyj, Major Products and Services 9
Stora Enso Oyj, History 11
Stora Enso Oyj, Other Locations 19
Stora Enso Oyj, Subsidiaries 19
Stora Enso Oyj, Key Competitors 26
Stora Enso Oyj, Ratios based on current share price 27
Stora Enso Oyj, Annual Ratios 28
Stora Enso Oyj, Interim Ratios 31
Stora Enso Oyj, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 33
Stora Enso Oyj, Power, Deals By Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 34
Stora Enso Oyj, Recent Deals Summary 35
Currency Codes 36
Capital Market Ratios 36
Equity Ratios 37
Profitability Ratios 37
Cost Ratios 38
Liquidity Ratios 38
Leverage Ratios 39
Efficiency Ratios 39

List of Figures

Stora Enso Oyj, Performance Chart (2010 - 2014) 30
Stora Enso Oyj, Ratio Charts 32
Stora Enso Oyj, Power, Deals By Year, 2009 to YTD 2015 33
Stora Enso Oyj, Power, Deals by Type, 2009 to YTD 2015 34

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