Q2 2020

Metsä Board's  January–June 2020
Half-Year financial report 

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Metsä Board's Half-Year Financial report for January–June 2020


Annual General Meeting 2020

A notice is given to the shareholders of Metsä Board to the Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday 11 June 2020 at 4.00 p.m. at the Company’s headquarters at Revontulenpuisto 2, Espoo. Shareholders and their proxy representatives may participate in the meeting and exercise their rights as shareholders only through voting in advance as well as by making counterproposals and presenting questions in advance. Shareholders or their representatives may not physically participate in the meeting.

Previous registration for the company’s AGM, which was scheduled to be held on 26 March 2020, is not considered registration for this AGM.

The Board of Directors has, pursuant to a temporary amendment to the Companies Act (290/2020) approved by the Finnish parliament on 24 April 2020, decided to apply an exceptional meeting procedure. To restrict the spreading of Covid-19 pandemic and to allow for the safety of the Company’s employees, shareholders and other stakeholders, the Company has decided to take special actions facilitated by the temporary amendment act.

Driving the development of paperboards

Metsä Board, a leading player on the market, has been driving the development of sustainable, lightweight packaging solutions for decades. Our fresh fibre paperboards are durable, safe and lightweight. We help brands make lighter, better and safer packages with less environmental impact.




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Metsä Board as an investment

Metsä Board is a leading European producer of premium fresh fibre paperboards and a forerunner in sustainability packaging. Our lightweight paperboards are developed to provide better, safer and more sustainable packaging solutions for consumer goods as well as retail-ready and food service applications. We work together with our customers on a global scale to innovate solutions for better consumer experiences with less environmental impact. The pure fresh fibres Metsä Board uses are a renewable resource, They are always fully traceable to their origin - sustainably managed northern forests.

Operating environment

Global megatrends are shaping businesses and setting new requirements for packaging in terms of sustainability, safety and quality and offer significant opportunities for Metsä Board.



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​Materials, Forest & Paper Products

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Metsä Board financial reports in 2020 ​
​Interim Report for January–March 2020
​29 April 2020
​Half-Year Financial Report January–June 2020
​30 July 2020
Interim Report for January–September 2020 ​29 October 2020


Annual Report 2019 including the financial statements, Board of Directors' report, the Corporate Governance statement and the salary and remuneration report have been published. The printed copies can be ordered here.

Metsä Board's Annual General Meeting was held on 11 June 2020. Read more here.

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Metsä Board’s financial operations have been centralized to Metsä Group Treasury, which is in charge of managing the Metsä Group companies’ financial positions according to the strategy and financial policy, providing necessary financial services and acting as an advisor in financial matters.

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Corporate governance


Metsä Board Corporation (Metsä Board or company) is a Finnish public limited company, whose A and B series shares are subject to public trading on the official list of Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd (Helsinki Stock Exchange). Metsä Board’s administration is governed by Finnish laws and the regulations and rules set out pursuant to such laws. Metsä Board also follows Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd’s rules and recommendations as applicable to listed companies. As a Finnish listed company, Metsä Board applies the Finnish Corporate Governance Code (www.cgfinland.fi).

Metsä Board prepares its financial statements and interim reports according to the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). The financial statement documents are published in Finnish and English.

Metsä Board’s headquarters are located in Espoo, Finland. The Company’s registered domicile is Helsinki.

The Company’s statutory bodies are the General Meeting of Shareholders, the Board of Directors and the CEO. In addition, a Corporate Management Team assists the CEO in the operative management of the company and coordination of its operations. The tasks and responsibilities of the different bodies are specified pursuant to the Finnish Companies Act.

Metsä Board has a function based organisation, including marketing and sales, production and technology, finance, business development and human resources. Functions are supported by centralised support functions, most of which are common with other Metsä Group companies. Support functions are based on specific service agreements, the terms of which are at arm's lenght.


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