SSAB Special Steels
Global steel supplier and service partner in Quenched & Tempered Steels (Q&T) and Advanced High-Strength Steels (AHSS)
Number of employees: Approximately 2,800
Share of SSAB Group's total EBITDA: 21%
Sales in 2018: SEK 18,869 million
Head of SSAB Special Steels: Johnny Sjöström, EVP
Share of SSAB Group's total sales: 23%
Steel Shipments 2018: 1.3 million tonnes
SSAB Special Steels is well positioned to take advantage of opportunities in the high-strength steels market due to our portfolio of well-known brands, specialized and wide product range, and our business model, which is built on fostering close, long-term customer relationships.
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.