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Modern life would be impossible without minerals. You are probably surrounded by mineral products without knowing about it.


Stable Deliveries and Reduced Costs

27 October, 2016 The operating profit was MSEK 273 (-6,951), with impairment losses of MSEK -7,136 on property, plant and equipment having been charged to earnings in the third quarter of 2015. The underlying operating profit(1) for the quarter was MSEK 762 (798).


Better Steel Train utilization for the environment's sake

19 October, 2016 As part of their sustainability effort, LKAB, SSAB and Scania Ferruform intend to move more freight by rail. A joint pilot project is now taking shape, whereby the three companies plan to utilize unused capacity on the so-called Stålpendeln (Steel Train), which runs between the Swedish cities Luleå and Borlänge.

Measures to lower costs and improve efficiency

12 August, 2016 LKAB is continuing to focus on improving efficiency through cost control and through volume and productivity increases. Stable production and improved delivery volumes resulted an operating loss of MSEK -277 (-228) for the quarter, where hedging activities had the main negative impact.