LKAB is an international high-tech minerals group that mines and upgrades the unique iron ore of northern Sweden for the global steel market. Long-term investments into research and development have given us a competitive edge in knowledge building through unique research tools such as the world’s only experimental blast furnace. The group’s operations also include industrial minerals, drilling systems, rail transport, rockwork and engineering services, explosives and property management. With sales of about SEK 21 billion in 2014, LKAB employs about 4,000 people in 15 countries. Together, we produce one of the world’s most climate-smart iron ore products.