O.F. Ahlmark & Co Eftr. A.-B. is one of the oldest family-owned companies in the county of Värmland, founded as early as in 1847 by Oscar Ferdinand Ahlmark.
Read the fascinating story of how a company in Karlstad developed into an international business enterprise with approximately 1,500 employees. Read more at history.
For 170 years Ahlmarks and its company groups, operating in shipping, trading and industry, have continued developing through acquisitions as well as through organic growth. In 2006 Ahlmarks presented its best results ever, and today the annual sales of the Group amount to SEK 3 billion. Now the business is international with operations in several European countries and North Africa.
Today, Ahlmarks employs approximately 1,500 people all over Europe, of which 350 in the county of Värmland. Based on the shipping activities on Lake Vänern as well as other business activities such as Byggbeslag in Karlstad, Miller Graphics in Sunne and Edman & Sjöberg in Filipstad, Ahlmarks will also in future be an important contributor to commercial and industrial life in the county of Värmland. Ahlmarks further deepens its commitment to the region through its involvement in Ekoväst Invest AB.