Outokumpu -  global leader in stainless steel


​Outokumpu is the global leader in stainless steel. We create advanced materials that are efficient, long lasting and recyclable – helping to build a world that lasts forever.

Stainless steel is an ideal material to create lasting solutions in demanding applications from cutlery to bridges, energy to medical equipment. Stainless steel is 100% recyclable, corrosion-resistant, maintenance-free, durable and hygienic. Read more about stainless steel as material.

Outokumpu is organized into four business areas - Stainless EMEA, Stainless Americas, Stainless APAC and Specialty Stainless. Our production facilities cover all continents and are located in China, Finland, Germany, Mexico, Sweden, the UK and USA. Read more about our operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); in Americas and in Asia Pacific (APAC).

In 2013, Outokumpu sales were 6,745 million euro and stainless steel deliveries 2,585,000 tonnes. Outokumpu employs some 12,500 professionals in more than 30 countries, with headquarters in Espoo, Finland and shares listed in the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. 

Outokumpu's history dates back to the invention of stainless steel in the 1910s in Germany and in the UK, where Outokumpu still operates today.

Read more about our legacy of 100 years

 Outokumpu - advanced materials company


Business ethics

Sustainability is a key element of our strategy. We are committed to operating in an ethically sound manner through responsible business practices and sustainable production throughout our whole supply chain.
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