The temporary layoffs concern SSAB Europe, which has the largest sites in Raahe and Hämeenlinna, as well as Group functions. The exact allocation of layoffs will be determined over the coming weeks. Any need for termporary lay-offs in early 2020 will be assessed separately.

For further information, please contact:
Atte Kaksonen, Press Officer, Finland, atte.kaksonen @, tel. +358 50 3143 634
Mia Widell, Press Relations Manager, Sweden,
mia.widell @, tel. +46 76 527 2501.

Olavi Huhtala, Executive Vice President, SSAB Europe,
olavi.huhtala @, tel. +358 20 592 9157