The Steel Division produces and processes hot and cold rolled steel as well as electrogalvanized, hot-dip galvanized, and organically coated plate. Its other activities include electrical steel strip, heavy plate production, a foundry, and a number of downstream sectors—the Steel Service Center, pre-processing, logistics services, and mechatronics, which are all managed as independent companies. The main divisional company and its largest operative enterprise is voestalpine Stahl GmbH in Linz.
The products of the Steel Division are mainly supplied to the European automotive and automotive supply industry, the white goods industry, and the building supply industry. In these sectors, voestalpine is one of the leading European suppliers.
Key figures of the Steel Division
(in millions of euros; as of business year 2012/13)
|EBIT margin||5.8 %|
|voestalpine Stahl GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/stahl|