The Plansee Group

We specialize in the processing of molybdenum and tungsten. Ceratizit processes tungsten carbide into tools. Plansee processes molybdenum and tungsten metals into semifinished products and components.

The supply of our key raw materials molybdenum and tungsten is also guaranteed. Global Tungsten & Powders supplies tungsten and tungsten carbide powder both to the Plansee Group as well as to external customers. Molymet supplies molybdenum powder.

Our portfolio


Learn more about the Plansee Group companies:

PlanseeCeratizit GroupGlobal Tungsten & PowdersMolymet
Job opportunities

Strong metals. Strong careers.

Would you like to work at one of our 41 production sites, in our sales offices around the world, or at our headquarters in Reutte, Austria? The following sites for Plansee HPM, Ceratizit, and GTP contain more information about us as an employer.

Plansee Group Functions (PGF) is the corporate services company of the Plansee Group. It aids the commercial success of the Plansee High Performance Materials and Ceratizit divisions through the provision of central support and services. As a global community of experts and specialists, PGF is structured into the different service functions of HR, IT, Controlling, and Finance and Accounting. PGF has offices in Austria, Germany, Luxembourg, and the USA. 


It's not just our products that are really strong. Our selection of exciting jobs opportunities are as well.

To the open positions
Our industries

Strong metals for the high-tech world

We manufacture more than 100,000 different tools and products. Customers from the following industries are some of our largest purchasers:

  • Mechanical engineering
  • Automotive industry
  • Electronics industry
  • Medical technology
  • Construction industry
  • Energy technology
  • Semiconductor industry
  • Aviation and aerospace

Our tools and products are required for many different high-tech applications.

Computer tomography

High-tech application: Computer tomography

Display manufacturing

High-tech application Display manufacturing

Aircraft construction

High-tech application Aircraft construction

Engine production

Engine production

  • slideplansee-aem/components/imageSlide48752973
  • slideplansee-aem/components/imageSlide48752975
  • slideplansee-aem/components/imageSlide48752977
  • slideplansee-aem/components/imageSlide48752979
Our materials

Why molybdenum and tungsten?


Because the refractory metals molybdenum and tungsten exhibit certain properties that other materials can barely come close to or can't even match at all:

  • High melting point
  • High density
  • Low vapor pressure
  • High-temperature stability
  • High thermal conductivity
  • High corrosion resistance
Our success factors

Equipped for the future

As a private company with ambitious sustainability goals and a success story that spans one hundred years, the Plansee Group is certainly well equipped for the future. We are a thriving, innovative, and consistently responsible company. This is both how we see ourselves and our commitment to you, making the Plansee Group a reliable business partner as well as an attractive employer.

The Plansee Group at a glance*:

  • Close to our customers: 41 production sites and sales offices in more than 30 countries
  • Every employee counts: 11,208 employees worldwide
  • A major player in powder metallurgy: 2.28 billion in sales
  • Consistently innovative: share of new products is 38 percent
  • Heavy investments in our economic potential: EUR 297 million
  • In excellent financial shape: no net debts, equity ratio of 57 percent

*Consolidated figures from the 2023/24 financial year

Learn more about the figures, data & facts for 2023/24: Facts & Figures brochure

Living Metals
Living Metals 2023 Plansee Group cover photo

The magazine of the Plansee Group

You can find exciting insights into our latest developments, technological trends, current projects, and company news in our magazine.

To get your copy of Living Metals in the post, please send an email with your contact information to livingmetals(at)plansee.com.


Plansee Group Sustainability Report 2023

Sustainability is an integral part of our value-added chain, from procurement and production through to staff and company management. Our Sustainability Report covers the 2023/24 financial year and provides information on the implementation status of the sustainability strategy, as well as progress and measures in the four sustainability focus areas of the Plansee Group and its Plansee HPM and Ceratizit business areas:

To the Sustainability Report 2023
Our figures
  • Mrd.

    € Jahresumsatz 2023

  • Mitarbeitende

  • Standorte weltweit

  • %


  • Mio.

    € Investitionen

  • %


Code of Conduct

The Code of Conduct of the Plansee Group summarizes the most important rules to which we must all adhere at our company. We expect that every employee and business partner respects and follows these principles in carrying out their daily activities. 

To the PGF Code of Conduct
Whistleblower system

At our European locations, we give whistleblowers the opportunity to safely report on legal violations and/or infringements of the guiding principles of the Code of Conduct in the specified companies, either openly or anonymously. 

Details of the whistleblower system
Terms and conditions of business

As the corporate services company of the Plansee Group, Plansee Group Functions (PGF) has offices in the following countries:
Austria: Plansee Group Functions Austria GmbH
Germany: Plansee Group Functions Germany GmbH
Luxembourg: Plansee Group Functions Luxembourg Sàrl
USA: Plansee Group Functions Americas Corp.

To the General Conditions of Purchase of Plansee Group Functions Austria GmbH