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Newsletter Q3/2015

Dear owner / investor / analyst,

Q3 is just about to end and its time to wrap up the highlights of the quarter. Interim Review for January-September 2015 will be published on October 28, 2015. Please note that silent period will begin on October 7, 2015. Please contact Maija (maija.honkanen@valmet.com), if you wish to book a call before that.

Actions and activities in Q3/2015

Site visits and events

Valmet hosted a site visit to Sundsvall, Sweden on September 10, 2015. The visit focused on Valmet's pulp business and related services, as well as biotechnologies. Read the highlights and watch the summary video of the Sundsvall site visit at IR Director's blog.

 

Valmet hosted a management presentation at Valmet Headquarters on September 18, 2015. CFO Markku Honkasalo talked about Valmet's recent development. See the presentation material for the event.

 

Valmet had also another site visit during September, to Shanghai, China. The visit was held on September 24, and it focused on Valmet's operations in China. See the presentation material for the site visit.

 

Valmet participated also in Rahapäivä event, arranged by Arvopaperi magazine. This event was targeted to Finnish private investors. Approximately 1,500 participants and 24 partners (including Valmet) had registered for the event. Hanna-Maria Heikkinen held a presentation about Valmet as an investment at the event. See the summary video of the event (only in Finnish).

 

Other activities

The representatives of the four largest shareholders registered in Valmet's shareholder register as of September 1, 2015 were elected to the Nomination Board. See the composition of the Nomination Board.

 

On September 8, Valmet announced the dates for its financial reporting in 2016, which are the following:

 

February 9, 2016

Financial Statements Review for 2015

April 27, 2016

Interim Review for January-March 2016

July 28, 2016

Interim Review for January-June 2016

October 27, 2016

Interim Review for January-September 2016

 

Valmet's Annual General Meeting is planned to be held on Tuesday, March 22, 2016. Valmet's Board of Directors will summon the meeting at a later date.

 

Upcoming events

October 28, 2015: Publication of Interim Review January-September 2015.

November 26, 2015: Valmet site visit to Tampere, Finland will focus on Valmet's Automation business. Save the date!

 

See the whole Valmet IR calendar.

 

New content at valmet.com/investors

We have updated our investors website to provide more useful information about Valmet and our operations. Check out the new sites about investments, R&D, procurement, cost competitiveness, quality costs and order backlog. Refresh your memory about paper making process and pulping process. Also, now all information related to Valmet's site visits (both upcoming and past events) can be found at Site visits section. It is also possible to review previous Valmet IR newsletters at the newsletter archive.

Valmet's Youtube channel also provides now a playlist for investors. Watch summary videos from site visits and CMDs for examples. More videos to come!

 

Announced orders received in Q2/2015

Date (and booking quarter) Description   Business Line   Country   Value

Sep 15
(Q3/2015)

Repeat order for two tissue production lines   Paper   China   Not disclosed

Sep 7

Multi-year consumables and roll service agreement   Services   Sweden   Not disclosed

Sep 3
(Q3/2015)

Tissue production line   Paper   USA   Not disclosed

Sep 2
(Q3/2015)

Automation to new power plant   Automation   Finland   Not disclosed (Typically the order value of automation system deliveries ranges from below EUR 1 million to EUR 3 million)

Aug 27
(Q3/2015)

Flue gas desulphurization and denitrification installation   Pulp and Energy   Poland   Approximately EUR 40 million

Aug 21
(Q3/2015)

OptiConcept M paper making line   Paper   China   Not disclosed (an order of this scope is typically valued at around EUR 40-50 million)

Aug 18
(Q3/2015)

Main equipment to a pulp mill project   Pulp and Energy   China   Approximately EUR 110 million

Click here to see all announced orders

 

Best regards,

Hanna-Maria Heikkinen

VP, Investor Relations

Updated; Sep 30, 2015