Ponsse Corporation

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Ponsse Plc
Native name
Ponsse Oyj
Julkinen osakeyhtiö
Traded as Nasdaq HelsinkiPON1V
Industry Heavy equipment
Founded 1970; 48 years ago (1970)
Founder Einari Vidgrén
Headquarters Vieremä, Finland
Key people
Products Forwarders, harvesters
Revenue Increase €517.4 million (2016)[1]
Decrease €55.2 million (2016)[1]
Increase €47.3 million (2016)[1]
Total assets Increase €301.6 million (2016)[1]
Total equity Increase €149.8 million (2016)[1]
Number of employees
1,435 (2016)
Website www.ponsse.com
Ponsse Buffalo forwarder

Ponsse Plc[2] (Finnish: Ponsse Oyj) is a company domiciled in Finland that manufactures and markets a range of forestry vehicles and machinery such as forwarders and harvesters. Ponsse was founded by Einari Vidgrén in 1970 and the company got its name from a cross-breed hunting dog. Ponsse maintains its head office in the town of Vieremä.


  1. ^ a b c d e "Financials Statements 2016" (PDF). Retrieved 2017-02-18.
  2. ^ "Ponsse Oyj". Business Information System. Helsinki: Finnish Patent and Registration Office, Finnish Tax Administration. Retrieved 9 March 2017.

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