Outokumpu Oyj is a Finland-based stainless steel company. It operates within four business areas, namely Stainless Coil EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa), Stainless Coil Americas, Stainless APAC (Asia-Pacific) and High Performance Stainless & Alloys. The Company produces a range of stainless steel products, including hot and cold rolled, precision strip, tubular and stainless long products together with a range of stainless fittings, flanges and welding consumables. Its products are used in automotive, heavy transport, white goods, building and construction, as well as in process industries. The Company�s main production plants are located in Finland, Sweden and the United Kingdom. The Company operates in over 40 countries. As of December 31, 2012, the Company had more than 80 subsidiaries.