Our more than 199,000 employees are committed and skilled to meet the challenges of the markets: high-performance materials and plants, components and systems, forward-looking capabilities for customers in over 80 countries.

The structure with the eight business areas is organized into two divisions - Materials and Technologies - reflecting ThyssenKrupp's key competency areas.

- Materials includes the business areas SteelEurope, SteelAmericas, Stainless Global and Materials Services.

- The Technologies division is made up of the business areas Elevator Technology, Plant Technology, Components Technology and Marine Systems.

Materials Services business area, with 500 branches in 40 countries, is focused on the global distribution of materials and the provision of complex technical services for the production and manufacturing sectors.