Duferco is the world’s leading global steel trader with a “hybrid” business model, which includes distribution, industrial as well as trading activities. Duferco’s activities span over 40 countries.
In early June 2006, Duferco, acquired Kontiværket, the bar mill originally established in 1940 by Det Danske Stålvalseværk, Denmark’s glorious steel plant. The production assets were transferred to Duferco Danish Steel A/S, a new company established in connection with the acquisition. The work force was re-employed and implemented and operations restarted in the second half of June 2006.