Facts: Komatsu Forest
Komatsu Forest is an international group with its headquarters and technology center in Umeå, Sweden. Komatsu Forest produces the Valmet brand of forest machines and is one of the world’s largest manufacturers in this sector. Komatsu Forest has some 1,300 employees and is represented in all markets where mechanized forestry is used. The company has two manufacturing units, one in Sweden and one in the US. Komatsu Forest has customers the world over, served by four distribution centers – Europe, North America, South America, and Oceania. Komatsu Forest AB is owned by the Japanese company Komatsu Ltd.