Founded in 1963, Southern Steel Group has grown from a small galvanised iron sheet plant to a major steel manufacturing group. Today Southern Steel Group is an established producer of a wide range of high quality steel products including billets, steel bars, carbon steel wire rods, steel pipes, drawn wires, wire mesh, PC wires (pre-stressed concrete) and PC strands. It is the biggest producer of wire products including wire mesh in Southeast Asia.
Southern Steel Group strongly believes in being innovative, technology driven and environmentally friendly. Through this vision, the company became the first in South East Asia to produce high quality easy drawing wire rods, one of the first in the World to install the DC Arc furnace, and the inline galvanising technology for producing painted and galvanized pipes.
In addition to Southern Steel Group drive for technological advancement, the Group place great emphasis on consistency in supply of quality products to its business partners. It has obtained various international certified quality and environmental management systems, such as ISO9001, ISO14001, etc. It also provides value and services to customers through a network of processing plants and warehouses throughout Malaysia.
Its strong shareholder line-up include Hong Leong Manufacturing Group Sdn Bhd and Signaland Sdn Bhd which are members of Hong Leong Group Malaysia, and the Group’s founding families based in Penang. Hong Leong Group Malaysia is among the top ten diversified conglomerate in Malaysia. The founding families of the Group have businesses spanning from rubber products manufacturing, branded retailing, financial services to property development.
Moving forward, Southern Steel Group will continue the journey towards achieving world class standard and to ensure continuous customers satisfaction.