voestalpine in the NAFTA region

voestalpine is consistently following its strategy of international growth and constantly searching for new opportunities to establish sustainable business models. The Group 2020 strategy places a clear focus on growth in Asia and the NAFTA region. voestalpine is currently represented by all four of its divisions in the NAFTA region, at 69 locations (Canada: 12 locations, Mexico: 8 locations, USA: 49 locations), with 2,720 employees in the business year 2015/16.

Infographic NAFTA

During the business year 2016/17 the voestalpine Group generated revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in the NAFTA region (USA, Canada, and Mexico), representing 11% of total Group revenue. The Group is strongly represented in the railway, automotive and energy industries.

Over the coming years the voestalpine Group will continue to expand its already strong presence in the growing US market as part of its comprehensive strategy of globalization.

Product highlights in the NAFTA region

  • High-strength, seamless OCTG for oil and gas extraction
  • Turnout systems for suburban traffic and rail cargo
  • Ultra high-strength and lightweight body parts for the automotive industry
  • Forged parts, e.g. for aircraft engines and fuselages
  • Production of hot briquetted iron (HBI)