Joint Venture Business
Great importance is given by the Company on investment participation with other operators who have the expertise and are well-accepted internationally for their ownership or technologies of the products in which the Company will be making its joint investment as well as capable of generating income for the Company on a continuous basis, with high growth potential or the potential to boost the prowess of its other Business Groups to their fullest capacity to meet competition.
By pursuing work in line with in its investment policy in businesses capable of generating revenue for the Company on a continuous basis, constant yields are achieved by the various businesses in the Joint Venture Business Group for the Company. There is a structure of low income fluctuations in the Joint Venture Business Group, with continuous growth which play an important part on the Company’s profitability on a regular basis despite the fact that increased competition is clearly rampant today in a variety of businesses both in the areas of pricing and product quality.
NS BlueScope (Thailand) Limited
The Companies are joint venture companies among Loxley Public Co., Ltd., BlueScope Steel Limited, and Nippon Steel and Sumitomo Metal Corporation. BlueScope is an Australian leading world leader in the coated steel business, which has largest investment portfolio in Thailand. The Companies manufacture and distribute zinc coated steel, prepainted steel, and aluminium/zinc alloy coated steel. The Companies’ steel production plant located at Map Ta Phut includes metallic coating lines and painting operation. Currently, the companies produce coated steel for construction and manufacturing sectors.
For construction sectors, which is more than 80% of total revenue, companies are leader for producing coated steel that use as a material for roll-forming metal sheets for roofing and walling as well as purlins and girts for cold form structures. Our major brand includes Zincalume® ,Clean Colorbond® for industrial and commercial buildings, BLUESCOPE Zacs® and Jing Joe Lek® for residential housing.
For manufacturing sectors, with recent joint cooperation from NSSMC, the companies currently introduce products to Home Appliance market, our products include VIEWKOTE™, a top prepainted steel technology from Japan and SuperDyma® a highly corrosion resistance metal coated steel with aesthetic appearance.