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    • Natarajan Chandrasekaran

      “The joint venture will create a strong pan-European steel company that is structurally robust and competitive. We are confident this company will create value for all stakeholders.” - 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

      “I firmly believe the designated Management Board has a strong combination of industry and leadership experience needed to ensure a successful and sustainable future for the proposed thyssenkrupp Tata Steel Joint Venture.” - T.V. Narendran, CEO and Managing Director, Tata Steel Limited

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    Tata Steel and thyssenkrupp AG signed definitive agreements in June 2018 to combine their European steel businesses in a 50/50 Joint Venture. The signing of these definitive agreements was a significant milestone in our mission to build the leading European steel business that is sustainable in every sense. 

    In December 2018, the two companies announced the members of the designated Management Board of the proposed new company, to be named thyssenkrupp Tata Steel B.V.

    On this page you will find more information about this intended joint venture.



    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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