We are the global leader in stainless steel working towards a world that lasts forever.
We are our people, our expertise and our legacy
Our history goes back to the invention of steel and we continue to drive stainless steel innovation. Our latest innovation is Circle Green, a product line with a carbon footprint taken to extreme lows – to a level that has never been achieved in the industry.
How we are organized
Outokumpu is organized into three business areas – Europe, Americas and Ferrochrome. We employ some 9,000 professionals in more than 30 countries, with the headquarters in Helsinki, Finland.
Meet the members of the Outokumpu Leadership Team and Board of Directors.
Sustainable solutions and operations
Did you know that our mills are in fact giant recycling centers? Outokumpu contributes to a more sustainable world by producing stainless steel out of recycled material. We have the highest recycled content and the lowest carbon footprint in the market, allowing our customers to reduce their carbon footprint. We are at the heart of moving society towards more ecologically, socially, and economically sustainable solutions.
Our approach on sustainability
Did you know that we are the investor stainless steel? Our unmatched expertise of stainless steel is avalaible to our customers, who use it to create civilization’s basic structures and its most famous landmarks as well as products for households and various industries. They manufacture cars and appliances or operate in energy and heavy industries. Read more of our unmatched expertise in the stainless steel industry and get insights and inspiration from our case stories and articles.
Global leader in stainless steel
Outokumpu operates in the global stainless steel market. Global consumption of stainless steel is growing due to the increasing need of long-lasting and sustainable solutions for the world’s most critical challenges. The long-term prospects for the increasing use of stainless steel are positive. Outokumpu's market share in the global market for cold-rolled products is approximately 4%. In Europe, we are the market leader with some 26% market share and the clear number two in the Americas with a market share of approximately 23%.