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    • Natarajan Chandrasekaran

      “Today marks an important milestone in securing a sustainable future for Tata Steel’s European operations and employees. Consultation and internal dialogue have provided a solid foundation to build on.” - Natarajan Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Steel

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    • Hans Fischer

      “This intended joint venture offers exciting and ambitious opportunities, and I firmly believe it will provide the basis for a sustainable future for the combined entity." - Hans Fischer, CEO and CTO, Tata Steel in Europe

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    • T.V. Narendran

      “The proposed joint venture will play a crucial role in supporting customers to improve the sustainability of their supply chains and remain ahead in their markets.” - T.V. Narendran, CEO and Managing Director, Tata Steel Limited

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    Welcome

    On June 30, Tata Steel and thyssenkrupp AG signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture between the European steel activities of both companies. The signing of this definitive agreement is a momentous step in the history of our company. We are adding another significant milestone in our mission to build the leading European steel business that is sustainable in every sense.

    On this page you will find more information about this intended joint venture between Tata Steel in Europe and the European steel division of thyssenkrupp. 

    Frequently Asked Questions

    1. What is a joint venture?

    A joint venture, or JV, is a subsidiary established by two independent companies. Tata Steel and thyssenkrupp have reached a basic agreement to combine their European steel activities. The proposal is for a 50/50 joint venture.

    2. Who is thyssenkrupp?

    A major industrial group organised into five business areas, of which Steel Europe, a leading supplier of high-grade steel, is one. Steel Europe has about 27,000 employees and a head office in Duisburg, Germany.
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