Alfa Laval 2022

Alfa Laval is a world-leading, global provider of first-rate products in the areas of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling. With these as its base, Alfa Laval aims to help enhance the productivity and competitiveness of its customers in various industries throughout the world. We define their challenges and deliver sustainable products and solutions that meet their requirements – mainly in energy, food and the marine industry.

An extraordinary year

It was in many ways an exceptional year, in both a positive and a negative way. On the one hand, it was a year with very strong growth ending with a record high order book and a high confidence in the future. On the other hand, it was a year with an unprecedented amount of crisis situations.

2022 in brief

Order intake, SEK million

Net sales, SEK million

Adjusted EBITA, SEK million

Adjusted EBITA, margin

Drivers for growth

Facing new challenges, but also opportunities.

Goals and outcomes

Our Financial &
Sustainability targets.

Creating value

Accelerating success for our customers, people and planet.

Optimize today,
innovate tomorrow

With climate change, the world is facing its biggest challenge in modern times, and current geopolitical and economic pressures are making it tougher still.

Strategic priorities

To achieve its vision, implement its business purpose and attain its growth, profitability and capital utilization goals, Alfa Laval has established various strategic priorities that encompass customer collaboration, a focus on products and working to further strengthen the aftermarket offering.

Key technologies

Alfa Laval’s operations are based on three key technologies – heat transfer, separation and fluid handling. These technologies play a key role in a number of industrial processes and Alfa Laval commands a world-leading position in all three areas.

Business divisions

Alfa Laval’s business concept is to persistently optimize performance in ­customer processes. To achieve this, the Group has a solid product offering, ­a high level of technical expertise and an agile structure that ensures a sound understanding of customer needs, buying behaviour and processes.


Major global events in 2022 highlighted the importance of sustainability work in order to ensure long-term success in a world of constant change.

Corporate Governance

Financial statements