Manual steel company Aperam, specializing in the production of stainless steel metal and other special steels, expects to finish 2012 with a profit. This was told reporters the head of the organization, Philippe Darmayyan. «Last year the company made a loss of $ 60 million, prompting management to Aperam optimization of stainless steel production and sales processes.» — Said General Director of the company. «In the same year we make more positive predictions: the next two months we have secured orders for almost full capacity utilization, which shows the steady demand for our stainless steel and can count this year to overcome the turn of the break-even production» — added Mr. Darmayyan.
Aperam company was established in January 2011 as a result of allocation units of stainless steel and special steel ArcelorMittal corporation as a separate business. At the moment, in the management of Aperam six major factories, which are located in France, Belgium and Brazil, as well as a wide network of distributors, operating in over 30 countries worldwide. Prior to the global recession on sales of stainless steel company annual sales of special steels and exceeded the level of 4 billion euros.