Company Profile

FIW Steel Sdn Bhd was incorporated on 11th July, 1960 as the first steel related manufacturer in Malaysia in the form of joint venture of the investment from Japan and Singapore.

Since incorporation, the company has been playing a role of the pioneer in every stage of technological development in steel sheet galvanizing and its related products. Thus, the history of the steel sheet galvanizing industry in Malaysia is the duplicate of the history of Federal Iron Works.

In the year 2004, Sumitomo Corporation, a Japanese giant trading firm, took whole share of the original Japanese investment, and the company is currently one of the global members of Sumitomo Corporation’s group of companies.

Paid-up Capital

RM 39,752,679 Million


Sumitomo Corporation (Incorporated in Japan)

Yew Lian Property and Investments Pte. Ltd. (Incorporated in Singapore)

Amanahraya Trustee Berhad-Amanah Saham Bumputera


Board of Management

Chairman - Goh Geok Khim
Managing Director - Keijiro Yamamoto
Non-executive directors / Other directors – 6




Malayan Banking

Financial Auditor

Folks DFK & CO

Associated companies

Southern Steel Sheet Co., Ltd., Vietnam

A pioneer manufacturer of GIC/PPGI. - 33%

Nippovina Co., Ltd., Vietnam

A pioneer rollformer. - 36%

Existing production facilities

Non-Oxidizing Furnace (NOF) Continuous Galvanizing Line - 250,000 tons per year
Continuous Colour Coating Line - 70,000 tons per year