Axel Johnson International is a market leading industrial group that acquires and develops companies in strategic niche markets, primarily technical components and industrial process solutions.

The Axel Johnson International’s nearly 100 companies include experts in such diverse areas as sophisticated industrial pumps, heavy lifting equipment, cargo securing solutions, ball bearings and transmissions, and components for heavy vehicles. The company has customers in a wide spectrum of industries – from manufacturing of groceries to global shipping, from wind turbines to mining, and from construction sites to oil rigs. Companies within Axel Johnson International helps their customers to improve efficiency, reliability, quality and security in their operations. This is achieved via the efficient distribution of technical components, maintenance and support services and customized technical solutions.

Most of the companies within Axel Johnson are market leaders in their respective niches or geographic markets. They are entrepreneur-driven long-term companies that focus on value-adding customer solutions. Axel Johnson International drives development within four strategic areas such as digitalization, service, sustainability and long-term competence maintenance.

Today, the group consists of six business groups:

  • Driveline Solutions
  • Fluid Handling Solutions
  • Industrial Solutions
  • Lifting Solutions
  • Power Transmission Solutions
  • Transport Solutions


We at Axel Johnson believe that trade and services develop people and build communities. We meet more than one and a half million customers every day through our companies. We want to be a positive force for change in the communities of which they are part.

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