SSAB is also Scandinavia's largest manufacturer of ordinary strip products. The production facilities for SSAB EMEA are in Sweden. Crude steel is produced in the steelworks at Luleå and Oxelösund. The facility at Oxelösund processes steel slabs into heavy plate; the facility at Borlänge produces strip products from the steel slabs that are manufactured at Luleå. SSAB conducts wide-ranging research at several business sites to be at the forefront in the development of new types of steel.

The crude steel capacity of SSAB EMEA amounts to approximately 3.5 million tonnes.

The business area’s share of the Group’s total

Sales in 2012 EBIT 2012 Proportion of employees 2012
38%  12%  72%