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Klöckner & Co. SE
Societas Europaea
Traded as FWBKCO
Industry Distribution
Founded 1906
Founder Peter Klöckner, Florian Klöckner
Headquarters Duisburg, Germany
Key people
Gisbert Rühl (CEO and chairman of the management board), Dieter Vogel (Chairman of the supervisory board)
Services Distribution of engineered steel, aluminium and other metals
Revenue €5.198 billion (2010)[1]
€152.0 million (2010)[1]
Profit €77.5 million (2010)[1]
Total assets €3.491 billion (end 2010)[1]
Total equity €1.290 billion (end 2010)[1]
Number of employees
9,700 (end 2010)[1]
Website www.kloeckner.de

Klöckner & Co. (spelled Kloeckner in North America[2]) is a German metals trader headquartered in Duisburg.[3] The company is Europe's largest independent distributor of steel,[4] and supplies the European and North American markets.


  1. ^ a b c d e f "Annual Report 2010" (PDF). Klöckner & Co. Retrieved 2 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "Kloeckner Metals Corporation". 
  3. ^ "The Klöckner & Co Group". Retrieved 2009-01-24. 
  4. ^ Gerlach, Marilyn; Kaeckenhoff, Tom; Cox, Josie (2 July 2010). "Kloeckner: Cut steel output to meet lower H2 demand". Reuters. Retrieved 24 July 2010. 

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