Leading Nordic-based premium steel producer of high-quality strip, plate and tube products
SSAB Europe is a leading premium producer of high-quality steel strip, plate and tubular products. The division stands out from other steelmakers through its know-how of production processes, applications of high-strength steels and value-added services.
Number of employees: Approximately 6,700
Share of SSAB Group's total EBITDA: 14% (2020)
Revenue in 2020: SEK 27,954 million
Head of SSAB Europe: Olavi Huhtala, EVP
Share of SSAB Group's revenue: 35% (2020)
Steel shipments 2020: 3.3 million tonnes
Extensive product portfolio with unique automotive and premium steels supported by strong product brands
Improving the product mix remains an important area. By allocating a larger share of the production capacity to premium products, SSAB Europe can reduce shipments of standard products outside of the Nordic home market.
In premium steels, SSAB Europe is continuing to focus on upgrading current customers from standard to premium products, and to develop new customer segments and applications. Key growth-supporting initiatives seek to further promote end-user benefits through SSAB Europe’s premium products and to enhance collaboration with multi-channel distributors, e.g., SSAB Laser Certified Partner network expansion, the GreenCoat partnership program, new premium product launches and digitalization initiatives..
ArcelorMittal, Dillinger, Salzgitter, ThyssenKrupp, Tata Steel Europe, US Steel and Voestalpine