A subsidiary of Beijing based Sinosteel Corporation, Sinosteel Australia Pty Ltd specialises in the development and processing of metallurgical mineral resources, trading and logistics of metallurgical raw materials and products, related engineering technical services and equipment manufacturing.
The company’s core business integrates resource development, trade and logistics, project engineering and science and technology, providing a comprehensive auxiliary service and system integrated service for steel mills and the steel industry. Having successfully established iron ore and chrome ore resource bases in Australia and South Africa, Sinosteel acts as a raw material supplier and sales-agent for major Chinese steel mills, some of which Sinosteel has entered into long-term strategic partnerships with.
Sinosteel Corporation is also one of the leading traders in China for iron ore, chrome ore, DRI, fluorspar, coke, manganese ore, scrap, steel products, magnetite and rare earths.
Sinosteel Australia Pty Ltd first became actively involved in Australian resources sector with the signing of the Channar Mining Joint Venture agreement in 1987, a joint venture project between Sinosteel Channar Pty Ltd (40%), a wholly owned subsidiary of Sinosteel Australia Pty Ltd and Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd (60%).