SCA publishes Annual Report and Sustainability Report

| Source: Svenska Cellulosa AB SCA
From today, SCA’s Annual Report and Sustainability Report for 2013 are available
In the Annual Report, President and CEO of SCA Jan Johansson had the following

“In 2013, we strengthened our position as a leading global hygiene and forest
products company and displayed a strong performance in terms of our strategic
priorities: growth, innovation and efficiency. We became the majority
shareholder in the Chinese tissue company Vinda during the year. Our extensive
efficiency programs delivered according to plan and we can reflect back on a
year of favorable sales growth and improved profitability.”

He continued:

“Innovation and sustainability drive SCA’s business and, during the year, SCA
launched some 30 innovations. One example is TENA Identifi, a system that makes
it possible to analyze and customize incontinence solutions for nursing homes at
an individual level. Innovation and sustainability are tightly interlinked
insofar as they function as each other’s drivers,” says Jan Johansson.

NB: SCA discloses the information provided herein pursuant to the Securities
Markets Act. Submitted for publication on March 19, 2014, at 17.45 CET.
For additional information please contact:
Johan Karlsson, VP Investor Relations, 46 8 788 51 30
Boo Ehlin, VP Media Relations, 46 8 788 51 36
SCA is a leading global hygiene and forest products company. The Group develops
and produces sustainable personal care, tissue and forest products. Sales are
conducted in about 100 countries under many strong brands, including the leading
global brands TENA and Tork, and regional brands, such as Libero, Libresse,
Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo and Vinda. As Europe’s largest private forest
owner, SCA places considerable emphasis on sustainable forest management. The
Group has about 44,000 employees. Sales in 2013 amounted to approximately SEK
93bn (EUR 10.7bn). SCA was founded in 1929, has its headquarters in Stockholm,
Sweden, and is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. For more information, visit