SSAB Special Steels
Global steel supplier and service partner in Quenched & Tempered Steels (Q&T) and Advanced High-Strength Steels (AHSS)
SSAB Special Steels’ wide product portfolio includes a number of unique steel grades. Hardox® - our global brand of wear steels - has the highest awareness of all brands in the steel market. Through close collaboration, we help our customers to utilize our high-strength steels to create new, innovative steel solutions and applications.
Number of employees: Approximately 2,900
Share of SSAB Group's total EBITDA: 32% (2019)
Sales in 2019: SEK 18,495 million
Head of SSAB Special Steels: Johnny Sjöström, EVP
Share of SSAB Group's total sales: 23%
Steel Shipments 2019: 1.2 million tonnes
Main customer segments and applications:
High-strength structural steels:
SSAB Special Steels has the widest product portfolio on the market, combined with deep knowledge of steel properties and performance. SSAB Special Steels is responsible for all SSAB’s Q&T and hot-rolled AHSS with yield strengths of 690 MPa and above. These products can further be divided into structural high-strength steels, wear steels, protection steels and tool steels. SSAB Special Steels’ product portfolio includes a number of brands and product lines, each of which has its own unique characteristics and target applications, and comes in a range of grades and dimensions:
SSAB Services, a business unit within SSAB Special Steels, focuses on providing products and services to machine builders and the after-market business. It aims to develop the Hardox® Wearparts network and to facilitate the usage of high-strength steels by further promoting the SSAB Shape concept. SSAB’s technical support is a key element in our service offering and has a strong local presence worldwide.
ArcelorMittal, Dillinger, Voestalpine, Nucor, Nippon Steel, ThyssenKrupp, NLMK Clabecq