Processing and Sales of Steel Products
Irifune Kozai Co., Ltd.
- Area: Asia
- Manufacturing and Services
- Mid-Tier Enterprises and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises(SMEs)
Irifune Kozai Co., Ltd. (Irifune Kozai) has its forte in processing for producing pickled and oiled steel sheets and plates*1, supplying them to suppliers of parts for electric appliances, automobiles, construction machines, and industrial machinery. To expand its business, the company plans to set up IRIFUNE STEEL (THAILAND) CO., LTD. (IST), its first subsidiary outside Japan. JBIC provided a loan for Irifune Kozai to finance the establishment of IST.
- *1In manufacturing hot-rolled steel sheets, oxide layers (scales) are produced on the surface of them through contact with oxygen in the air. Pickled and oiled steel sheets are fine surface steel sheets processed in a hydrochloric acid bath to remove the scales chemically.