About Höganäs

Höganäs in three minutes

Höganäs' vision is to inspire industry to make more with less. By utilising the endless opportunities of our metal powders, we know that we can improve resource efficiency and lead a wave of change for the better. With people at every level of our organization dedicated to redefining what is possible, we continue to amaze the world with new breakthroughs.

World leader in metal powders

Höganäs is the world leader on the market for iron and metal powders with a yearly capacity of 500,000 tons. Together with our customers, we develop tomorrow’s solutions for automotive components, brazing, electrical motors, additive manufacturing and water treatment. The company was founded in 1797 and is owned by Lindéngruppen and Wallenberg owned FAM.


Höganäs short facts

  • 3,000 customers in 75 countries
  • More than 3,500 products, mostly customer specific, from 18 production centres
  • Sales offices and/or operations units in 16 countries
  • Around 800 granted patents
  • Turnover 2020: 8,645 MSEK
  • 2,400 employees
  • Established in 1797 as a coal mining company
  • Owned by FAM and Lindéngruppen