We are global market leaders

The High Performance Metals Division is the global market leader in tool steel
and one of the world’s leading suppliers of high-speed steels, valve steels and other products made of special steels, powder materials, nickel-based alloys and titanium.
Customers rely on well-established brands that have often set standards in the stainless steel sector for decades
through innovation and top quality.
The Division employs 14,300 employees (FTEs) worldwide
and generated sales of € 3.136,3 million in the 2018/19 financial year.
The primary sales markets are the countries of the European Union, followed by Asia,
North America and South America.