voestalpine Edelstahl at a Glance
The business activities of the Special Steel Division are focused on technologically demanding products in the field of specialty steel, with eight production locations in Europe, North and South America. In line with its dedicated customer orientation, the division also operates a worldwide sales and service network at about 160 locations on all continents.
In contrast to many of its competitors, voestalpine Edelstahl offers production, sales and services from a single hand. This extensive offering is valued by customers throughout the world. Key markets include the automotive branch, energy generation sector including the oil and gas industry, machinery manufacturers, consumer goods producers, aircraft manufacturers and other selected industry segments.
The Special Steel Division is the global market leader in tool steel and also holds leading positions in high-speed steel, valve steel, special engineering steel and other special grades. Customers can rely on well-established brands that have frequently set the standards for the special steel sector over many decades with their innovation and top quality.
The Division has a worldwide workforce of 13,470 employees (fte) and generated revenues of 2.650,9 m€ in the 2015/16 financial year. The division’s primary sales markets are the countries of the European Union, followed by Asia, North and South America.