Its local presence reflects a major Group strategic priority to invest in significantly growing markets and to position itself close to customers and major energy production sites.
The ramp-up of several sites representing major industrial investment increases Vallourec’s capacity in the US, Brazil, China and Saudi Arabia. At the same time, Vallourec continues to modernize its European industrial capabilities.
The proximity to clients enables the Group to better understand their products and solutions expectations and improve service quality.
Finally Vallourec is responding to the expectations of many countries that seek to produce locally an increasing share of the value added to support development of their national economies.