Annual and
Sustainability Report

Welcome to Essity

We are a global hygiene and health company that improves people's well-being through leading hygiene and health solutions.

Essity is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Our brands

CEO’s message

“Our employees have shown an amazing commitment and ability to quickly adapt to help raise the global hygiene and health standard and position Essity for future growth.”

Magnus Groth, President and CEO

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  • Net sales
    121,752 SEKm
  • Employees, approx.
  • Market capitalization
    186 SEKbn

Essity's Strengths

Long-term value creation through profitable growth

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Our three business areas

Personal Care

Personal Care

Consumer Tissue

Consumer Tissue

Professional Hygiene

Professional Hygiene

Key figures

Net sales 2020

by region
  • 12%
    North America
  • 13%
    Latin America
  • 56%
  • 2%
  • 17%
by business
by channel
by country, %

1) Net sales excluding exchange rate effects, acquisitions and divestments.

2) Excluding items affecting comparability.

3) Excluding items affecting comparability and amortization of acquisition-related intangible assets.

4) Board of Directors’ dividend proposal.

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