SIJ - Slovenian Steel Group is a vertically integrated holding company, the leading steel manufacturer in Slovenia, and one of the largest stainless and special steel manufacturers in Europe. SIJ Group consists of the two largest steel companies in Slovenia (Acroni and Metal Ravne), other manufacturing and processing companies (Ravne Knives, Elektrode, SUZ), specialized service and sales centers across Europe and the USA, and companies for scrap steel collection and sales.
SIJ Group is the pillar of the steel industry in Slovenia and one of the largest business systems in the country. The Group generates more than 85 percent of its total income from foreign market sales. During the last year, SIJ has strengthened its position in both, domestic market and key European export markets, increasing its global competiveness mainly in segments of stainless and special steel.
“Our customers are the focus of our operations, therefore we are building a long-term strategic partnership and cooperation with them."
Key levers of the Groups sustainable growth are adapting to customer needs, the optimization of key product groups (production mix), and numerous consolidation and operation optimization measures. At the same time, SIJ Group continues increasing its share of products with higher added value, entering more demanding industrial sectors and industries, e.g. energy generation, nuclear industry, oil and gas industry, and aviation. The company estimates that they will also significantly contribute to the future growth in demand for stainless and special steel in Europe and worldwide.
This is how SIJ Group, in cooperation with its strategic partners, continues to build its reputation as one of the most prominent stainless and special steel suppliers in Europe.