Customers rely on our technical expertiseWe have a broad and well balanced customer base among distributors and end-use segments. The product performance and technical expertise that our customers have come to expect from us have their roots in over 100 years of innovation in stainless steel. Our R&D experts in Finland, Germany and Sweden help our customers in material selection, technical support and product development.
World-class mills with clear roles
Our Europe business area focuses on cost position and customer engagement building on our #1 market position. The target is to grow specialty grades sales, supported by new products and high-quality technical sales, and to strengthen commodity sales through improved cost competitiveness and stronger customer engagement. Our world-class mills form an integrated entity in which each mill has a clear, defined role in the production.
We have two integrated stainless steel mills in Europe, Avesta in Sweden and Tornio, Finland, that is close to our own chrome mine in Kemi, Finland.
Updated March 3, 2021.