Norsk Hydro ASA is one of the world's leading producers of aluminium and energy. Net sales break down by activity as follows:
- production of aluminium products (58.9%): primarily sectioned aluminum, rolled aluminum products, construction metals, and automotive components;
- production and refining of aluminium (31.1%): bauxite and alumina, primary aluminum and aluminum casthouse products;
- production and distribution of energy (1.9%): electricity (No. 2 producer in Norway) and hydroelectric power;
- other (0.1%): primarily production of polymer and PVC products.
Net sales break down geographically as follows: Norway (2.5%), Germany (13.4%), France (5.5%), the United Kingdom (4.6%), Poland (4%), Spain (3.9%), Italy (3.4%), Switzerland (3.3%), the Netherlands (2.5%), Europe (13.5%), the United States (22.3%), Americas (8.4%), Asia and Middle East (12.1%) and other (0.6%).