Long Products encompasses finished wire rod and bar products, including billets and blooms, which are the feedstock for bar rod, flange production and seamless tube.

Major applications for wire rod include bolts, screws, springs, rods, bright bar and welding wire. Bar products are often used to manufacture components in pumps and valves.

Outokumpu manufacturing units for long products include

  • ASR Rod Mill in United Kingdom
  • Richburg in South Carolina USA 
  • Fagersta Stainless, Joint Venture in Sweden

An extensive rounds size range is complemented with flats, hexagons, squares and reinforcing bar. The grade range is also extensive and includes special grades such as duplex, heat resisting grades as well as a wide range of Austenitic, Ferritic and Martensitic. Continued investments in finishing facilities and non-destructive testing ensure that Outokumpu remains at the forefront of quality stainless wire rod producers.