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Description of Costs


1) Excluding items affecting comparability.  
2) Sales, general and administration include costs for marketing (6 percentage points).  
3) The two largest items in Other costs of goods sold comprise personnel (10 percentage points) and depreciation and amortization (5 percentage points).  
4) The item Other in Raw materials and consumables includes costs for chemicals, packaging material and plastic material.
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Raw material


Essity’s own pulp production corresponded to 8% of the pulp consumption and is primarily related to an integrated tissue plant in Mannheim, Germany.
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Production facilities

(Capacity is stated in thousands of tons, unless otherwise indicated, and per year)

Personal Care
Production facility Country
Annaba Algeria
Buenos Aires Argentina
Jarinu Brazil
Drummondville Canada
Hubei China
Zhejiang China
Cali Colombia
Caloto Colombia
Rio Negro Colombia
San Cristobal Dominican Republic
Lasso Ecuador
Radiante France
Vibraye France
Emmerich Germany
Hausbruch Germany
Goa India
Shah Alam 1&2 Malaysia
Ecatepec Mexico
Maquiladora Mexico
Reynosa Mexico
Assen Netherlands
Gennep Netherlands
Hoogezand Netherlands
Olawa Poland
Veniov Russia
Gemerská Hôrka Slovakia
Pinetown South Africa
Valls Spain
Falkenberg Sweden
Mölnlycke Sweden
Kao Hsiung Taiwan
Ksibet el Mediouni Tunisia
Gebze (Istanbul) Turkey
Kartepe Turkey
Bowling Green USA
Consumer Tissue and Professional Hygiene
Production facility Country Capacity
Ortmann Austria 132
Stembert Belgium 75
Santiago Chile 28
Beijing China 30
Hubei China 300
Liaoning China 55
Shangdong China 110
Sichuan China 75
Xinhui, Sanjiang China 410
Yangjiang China 60
Zhejiang China 210
Cajica Colombia 70
Medellin Colombia 30
Inpaecsa Ecuador 13
Lasso Ecuador 26
Nokia Finland 67
Gien France 145
Hondouville France 55
Kunheim France 50
Le Theil France 65
Kostheim Germany 152
Mannheim Germany 283
Neuss Germany 112
Witzenhausen Germany 32
Altopascio Italy 25
Collodi Italy 42
Lucca Italy 100
Monterrey Mexico 62
Sahagun Mexico 95
Uruapan Mexico 40
Cuijk Netherlands 52
Suameer2) Netherlands 8
Sovetsk Russia 90
Svetogorsk Russia 55
Allo Spain 140
Valls Spain 137
Lilla Edet Sweden 100
Manchester UK 50
Oakenholt UK 70
Prudhoe UK 94
Stubbins UK 55
Tawd Mill UK 30
Barton USA 180
Harrodsburg USA 55
Menasha USA 211
Middletown USA 100
South Glens Falls USA 64
Converting facilities
Kingsgrove Australia
Jarinu Brazil
Lucca Italy
Hlohovec Slovakia
Telde Spain
Ksibet el Mediouni Tunisia
Skelmersdale UK
Greenwich USA
Neenah USA
Total 4,440
1) As of December 31, 2019.
2) Non-woven production.