Areco continues to expand through the acquisition of Mälarplåt AB

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Areco has acquired Mälarplåt a Swedish export company trading in various types of secondary, and third grade steel products including surplus stock materials. The company is located in Sweden and offering efficient shipment solutions all over the world. The business will be moved to Areco Metals, the raw material division within Areco Profiles AB, in Malmö Sweden.

Mälarplåt specializes on supporting small and medium-sized forging- and sheet metal companies in their purchase of commercial steel and sheet metal products. Thanks to the acquisition we will get access to a broad network of suppliers, and it will place us in a unique position to find the right products for our customers. We are also expanding our product range and strengthen our position both locally and globally, says Peter Areskog, President at Areco.

For more information contact
Peter Areskog, President, Mobile: +46 705 54 20 30
Anders Lindell, Business Unit Director/Areco Metals, Mobile: +46 709 42 12 22

About Areco
Areco is a privately owned Swedish company founded in 1944 and today is one of the leading players in the sheet metal industry. Areco’s business activities are mainly directed to the construction industry with a comprehensive range of building components in sheet metal for residential and commercial properties. The group with currently 162 employees and eight subsidiaries has an annual turnover of approximately EUR 100 million and continues to grow at a rapid pace. Customers are served in 25 countries. For more information please visit

Publicerat den 25 februari 2016