Established in 1961 and formerly known as Malayawata Steel Berhad, Ann Joo Steel Berhad (AJSB) is a pioneer of the nation’s steel industry and a leading manufacturer of long products ranging from billets, high yield deformed bars, mild steel round bars and wire rods. AJSB operates an upgraded 100 metric tonne Electric-Arc-Furnace (EAF) Steel-Making Plant with an annual rated capacity of 820,000 metric tonnes and three Rolling Mills with a total annual rated capacity of 650,000 metric tonnes. The Steel-Making Plant and two Rolling Mills are situated on a strategic piece of land adjacent to railway tracks and the Penang seaport, measuring approximately 278 acres at the Prai industrial hub in Penang and another rolling mill is located at Section 23, Shah Alam.
Ann Joo Resources Berhad, listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Bhd since 26 November 1996, is an investment holding company. The Group is primarily engaged in the manufacturing and trading of steel and steel related products.
We, at Ann Joo, are committed to provide steel products and services to our customers and our uncompromising standards and quality are among the industry’s highest. Ann Joo is highly regarded in the steel business as one of the country’s most prominent steel experts with its wealth of experience and unparalleled expertise that has assured Ann Joo’s position as the most trusted and reliable total business solution provider of steel products and services in Malaysia.
The Group, through its steel-making plant and rolling mills, focuses on the production of steel product ranging from billets, bars to wire rods serving mainly the construction and engineering sectors. Our upstream expansion into the iron and steel-making business, which enhances efficiency further enables the Group to excel as the leading steel Group and the most cost effective producer not only in Malaysia but also in Southeast Asia. These activities complement our well-diversified downstream steel business.
The Trading Division deals with a broadly diversified product portfolio comprising of a variety of flat and long steel for supply to a wide array of economic sectors such as oil and gas, petrochemical, palm oil and oleochemical, food and beverage, consumer electronics, automotive, engineering-fabrication intensive sectors, constructions and infrastructure. In fact, our Trading Division is one of the leading suppliers in the infrastructure and engineering-fabrication intensive sectors and maintains a commanding presence as one of the country’s top distributors of a diverse range of high grade steel products. Ann Joo also specialises in the slitting and shearing of steel coils into plates and sheets of various shapes, sizes and dimensions which supports and complements the steel trading business.