In the Personal Care segment, second quarter 2020 net sales declined 12.4% to SEK 10,651m ($1.2 billion). Organic net sales declined 9.4%, of which volume accounted for -10.2% and price/mix for 0.8%. Organic net sales in mature markets declined 12.2%. In emerging markets, which accounted for 37% of net sales, organic net sales declined 4.1%. Exchange rate effects reduced net sales by 2.9%. Divestments reduced net sales by 0.4%. Acquisitions increased net sales by 0.3%.
Sales were negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and related lockdowns as well as inventory adjustments following the stockpiling that took place among consumers in March 2020. For Incontinence Products, organic net sales declined 3.2%. The decline was related to Western Europe and Latin America. In Medical Solutions, organic net sales decreased 25.6%. The decline is related to Western Europe, North America and emerging markets. For Baby Care, organic net sales declined 15.9%, related to Western Europe and emerging markets. For Feminine Care, organic net sales declined 0.2%, primarily related to Western Europe. Net sales increased in emerging markets.