Brazil is thyssenkrupp's number one market in terms of sales and production sites in South America. Local companies comprise a workforce of almost 12,000 employees and generated more than € 1.1 billion in sales.
The biggest production company is thyssenkrupp Metalúrgica Campo Limpo Ltda., established as a local automotive supplier back in 1954 and employing more than 2,100 people today. thyssenkrupp Elevadores S.A. is Brazil's second-largest elevator company with 4,000 employees.
All details relate to the 2014/2015 fiscal year, as of September 30, 2015.
thyssenkrupp in Brazil (Portuguese)