SSAB AB engages in the provision of steel and construction solutions. It operates through the following geographical segments: SSAB Special Steels, SSAB Europe, SSAB Americas, Tibnor, and Ruukki Construction. The SSAB Special Steels segment has global responsibility for the marketing and sales of all SSAB's quenched and tempered steels. The SSAB EMEA segment pertains to Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The SSAB Americas segment refers to North and Latin America. The SSAB APAC segment consists of Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The Tibnor segment is the distribution of steel and metals. The Ruukki Construction is responsible for the sales and production of energy-efficient building and construction solutions, with a focus on northern and Eastern Europe, and it also includes Plannja, which was earlier part of the SSAB EMEA business area. The firm also operates in the following products segments: Automotive, Construction Machinery, Material Handling and Heavy Transport. The company was founded on January 1, 1978 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.