thyssenkrupp in North America
thyssenkrupp’s sales in the North America region came to €9.8 billion in the 2014/2015 financial year. This corresponds to 23% of our total volume, making North America the Group’s most important distribution market after Germany and Western Europe. Over 1,400 people work for thyssenkrupp in North America. With around 15,450 employees in the USA, thyssenkrupp is one of the largest multinational employers in the country. Along with the Elevators business area, which has grown continually in over recent years and especially in the USA, the Components Technology and Materials Services areas have a broad base in the North America region. The thyssenkrupp regional headquarters are in Chicago.