German heavy industry giant ThyssenKrupp has been suffering from a sharp deterioration of the materials businesses, pushing it into the red in the first quarter of its October-September fiscal year in 2015.
Steel is historically ThyssenKrupp's core business, but it also makes elevators, submarines and car parts. This page collates recent DW content on the company.
German steelmaker ThyssenKrupp has slumped deeper into the red, logging a big loss in its first fiscal quarter. But the full-year result will be back in the black on divestment proceeds and higher sales, the group says.