thyssenkrupp Steel is one of the world’s leading suppliers of high-grade flat steel and stands for innovations in steel and high-quality products for innovative and demanding applications. With around 27,000 employees, the company produces about 11 million tonnes of crude steel per year – making it Germany’s largest flat steel manufacturer. Its capabilities range from custom material solutions to material-related services.
Together with our customers we continue to develop the long and successful story of our company, thereby shaping global markets, our region and a large number of powerful industries.
Steel fulfills the increasing demands for ever more efficient lightweight construction and safety standards, researches and develops new high-tech steels and sets standards for surface and processing technologies.
The company works internationally for a wide range of industries, including the auto, engineering, special vehicle, household appliance, packaging, energy, and construction sectors. Our intensive research and development work secures the basis for our sustained success.
As a pioneer in climate transformation, thyssenkrupp Steel has set itself the goal to produce 3 million tonnes of CO2 neutral steel per year from 2030 on, and to make its steel production fully climate-neutral from 2050 on.
#SteelFacts: Duisburg location as big as Monaco
From our #SteelSmarts series: Our plant site in Duisburg is not only x times larger than a certain well-known principality in the south of France, but its revenue comes from know-how, not gaming – we produce almost 12 million tons of steel per year.
Steel Europe in figures
|2017/2018||2018/2019||Change in %|
|Order intake||million €||9,157||8,784||(4)|
|Net sales||million €||9,470||9,065||(0)|
|Adjusted EBIT||million €||687||31||(95)|
|Adjusted EBIT margin||%||7.3||0.3||–|
|Employees (Sept. 30)||27,764||28,278||2|