Steel Sheet Products Division
Generating synergies with existing businesses by providing a product lineup covering steel sheets through to components.
・Domestic and International trading of hot rolled steel sheets, cold rolled steel sheets and surface coated steel sheets
・Investment and management for steel service centers and steel parts processing company
Handling everything from raw material through to finished products, by collaborating with Sumitomo Corporation's subsidiaries of manufacturing of galvanized steel sheets and color coated steel sheets, enables us to achieve good synergy in various business steps such as procurement, inventory, process, supply and information transfer, to satisfy every customer's needs.
Our business foundation in the sales capabilities of steel service centers.
One of the functions of steel service centers is to process big steel sheet coil to the size/shape required by customers.
Steel service center network all over the world of Sumitomo Corporation Group has a unified material procurement system, high quality processes and SCM (just-in-time delivery) for distributing to every customer's business development.
Supplying semi-finished products to steel mills around the world.
Handling semi-finished product, mainly so-called "slabs."
A slab is a length of metal that is rectangular in cross-section. It is created directly by continuous casting or indirectly by rolling an ingot in a slab mill.
Our customers are mainly overseas steel makers. We endeavor to acquire more supply source options to meet customer's needs.
Electrical steel—an essential material for energy and mobility infrastructures.
Tighter global environmental regulations are driving demand for highly efficient transformers and motors, which in turn is increasing demand for high quality electrical steel. We are fully utilizing Sumitomo Corporation group's supply chain to develop our electrical steel business and meet market demands.
Tin mill products widely adapted in products like canning, familiar to consumers.
Tin mill products, widely used in products very familiar to consumers, including cans for food and beverages as well as toys and candy boxes, excel in corrosion resistance, coating ability and printability. We provide tin mill products and related materials all over the world, and furthermore we are enhancing our business by collaborating with Sumitomo Corporation's operation of tin products production in Thailand and China.
Strengthening sales to the field of energy and infrastructure along with existing businesses.
One of our core businesses is sales of steel plates for domestic/overseas manufacturers of ships and industrial machinery, however, in addition to this, another important business is sales of steel plates and shaped steel for projects related to natural resource, energy and infrastructure.
Moreover, in the domestic steel plate business for the construction industry, our related company has a key role and aims to enhance its presence in the business field pursuing business opportunities for the overseas construction industry.
Our business is not only trading but also investment, which is our key business factor, and always looking for business opportunities and challenges in new business field.
steel service center network covers countries and regions in the world with companies located close to automotive/home appliance manufacturer's factories.
With an established production system to fulfill customer’s requirements properly, IT, LT, FT and inventory control for JIT delivery, we always maintain a high-quality service.