Steel

POSCO DAEWOO exports and imports steel products both domestically and internationally throughout Asia, the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and the CIS, made by leading steel makers around the world, particularly by POSCO. It is expanding its business to industrial fields across the world, including the construction and automobile industries, plant, machinery, shipbuilding, and energy-related projects.
POSCO DAEWOO responds to today’s increasingly diversified and segmented market demands by handling specialized products ranging from semi-finished products, long products, hot rolled steel, steel plate, cold rolled steel and plate products to energy pipelines, automotive steel and stainless steel. In particular, by merging with the steel business unit of POSCO P&S, POSCO DAEWOO stands strong as a steel industry trading company that integrates both domestic and global value chains by enlarging its domestic distribution and foundry services.

Semi-finished & Long Products

Semi-finished products refer to slabs and billets, the raw materials for various finished steel products. Long products are D-bars and sections used as materials for civil engineering and building structures. POSCO DAEWOO establishes the supply structure for steel companies across the world.

Semi-finished & Long Products

Main Products
Slab, Billet, D-bar, Section
Applications
Long products and hot-rolled steel products

Hot-Rolled Steel

POSCO DAEWOO activate responds to needs of both domestic and international construction, machinery, and automobile industries by supplying hot-rolled steel to not only mainly pipe manufacturers, but also re-roller/ gas cylinder manufactures and distributors.

Hot-Rolled Steel

Main Products
Hot-rolled (HR) coil, Pickled-oiled (PO) steel sheets, checkered plates
Applications
Steel structures, bridges, vessels, vehicles, etc.

Wire Rod

Wire rods are used in a wide range of industrial fields to produce a variety of products from nails and wire mesh to factory equipment and automobiles. POSCO DAEWOO fulfills the demands of various industries across the globe delivering POSCO-manufactured wire rods through its supply chains in countries like China and Turkey.

Wire Rod

Main Products
Cold heading quality (CHQ) wire rods, bearing steel, spring steel, low carbon steel wire rods, etc.
Applications
Construction, automotive forging, bearing, tire cords, wire ropes, etc.

Steel Plate

Steel plates are relatively thick hot-rolled steel plates produced by 4-high reversing mills, generally over 6mm in thickness. They are used mainly for building large-scale structures such as vessels, buildings, pressure vessels, industrial machinery and line pipes. POSCO DAEWOO responds to global demands through triangular trade and export of POSCO-made products.

Steel Plate

Main Products
Heavy plate products
Applications
Shipbuilding, construction, offshore plant, heavy equipment

Energy Steel

Energy steel is used for handling energy resources such as oil and gas. POSCO DAEWOO supplies high-quality API steel plates and pipes for energy development/transportation/storage infrastructure projects around the world.

Energy Steel

Main Products
API steel plates, line pipes/steel pipes for offshore structures, steel for energy plant projects
Applications
Line pipes, oil country tubular goods (OCTG), oil/gas storage/drilling equipment

Cold Rolled Steel

Cold rolled steel, providing superior surface finish and processability, has a wide range of uses from home appliances such as washing machines and refrigerators to automobiles, industrial equipment and construction materials. POSCO DAEWOO expands product demand for high value-added products by continuous steel development.

Cold Rolled Steel

Main Products
Cold rolled (CR) coils, black plates, etc.
Applications
Refrigerator doors, drums, steel furniture, automobile roofs/hoods, etc.

Galvanized Steel

Galvanized steel sheets are cold rolled sheets coated with materials such as zinc, aluminum and silicon. With high corrosion and thermal resistance, they are used for a wide range of purposes from home appliances to automobiles and construction materials depending on the composition and type of coating.

Galvanized Steel

Main Products
Hot-dip galvanized steel sheet (GI), aluminized and alu-zinc steel sheets, electrolytically galvanized steel sheets (EGI), tin plates (TP)
Applications
Home appliances, plate coating materials, pipes, steel furniture, automotive components, exterior wall materials, etc.

Automotive Steel

Automotive steel refers to cold rolled and galvanized steel sheets used to make automobile exterior parts. POSCO DAEWOO provides professional import and export services for automobile and automotive component companies worldwide.

Automotive Steel

Main Products
Cold rolled/Hot-rolled steel, coating materials for automotive steel sheets, etc.
Applications
Automotive materials

Colored Galvanized Steel

Colored galvanized steel sheets are hot-dip zinc coated steel sheets further processed by color coating with polyester resin which has high corrosion resistance, laminating, or painting or printing with PVDF. They are widely used in everyday life from interior/exterior construction materials to home appliances.

Colored Galvanized Steel

Main Products
Colored steel sheets for construction, colored steel sheets for home appliances
Applications
Exterior construction materials (roof, wall, fence), exterior home appliance materials (refrigerator doors, washing machines)

Electrical Steel

Electrical steel is categorized into grain-oriented (GO) and non-grain-oriented (NO) steel depending on the rolling direction. They are used mainly as steel core for making electric/electronic products. As the need for energy saving and environmental protection is increasingly highlighted, POSCO DAEWOO is expanding its supply chain for high-quality electrical steel for transformer and generator manufacturers.

Electrical Steel

Main Products
Grain-oriented (GO) steel sheets, non-grain-oriented (NO) steel sheets
Applications
Transformers, distribution transformers, generators, small micro DC motors

Stainless Steel

Stainless steel is high value-added steel with superior resistance to corrosion. It is used in a wide range of industries from automobiles to home appliances and construction to make automotive pipes, kitchen appliances, electronic goods, and more recently as materials for exterior/interior construction and roofing.

Stainless Steel

Main Products
Hot-rolled/Cold rolled stainless steel, stainless steel heavy plates/pipes, etc.
Applications
Automotive exhaust products, Special pipes (for chemicals, petroleum gas, etc.), water tanks, kitchen appliances, electronics (components & exteriors), etc.

Steel Construction Materials

POSCO DAEWOO supplies steel materials for civil engineering and construction by participating in domestic and international construction projects in cooperation with its clients and processing companies at home and abroad. POSCO DAEWOO concentrates its efforts on selling world-premium products made with POSCO’s own unique technology and successfully responds to the global demands for best quality steel materials by combining utilization technologies and commercial support.

Steel Construction Materials

Main Products
Storage tanks, steel structures, pipes, etc.

Resource Recycling

POSCO DAEWOO establishes the “Environmentally Friendly Resource Recycling System” which retrieves steel scrap from steel products used by customers and reuses them to make new steel products. The Scrap Recycling & Distribution Center (SRDC) operated in major cities in and out of Korea takes charge of scrap sorting, processing and just-in-time (JIT) supply.

Resource Recycling

Main Products
Steel scrap, scrap substitutes, STS scrap, AI scrap, etc.

Steel Raw Materials

Steel raw materials are mainly used to produce steel products in steel mills and manufacturing facilities. Coal, for instance, is used as a raw material to generate electricity in power plants.

Steel Raw Materials

Main Products
Iron Ore / Coal / Ferrous Scrap
Applications
Raw material for steel mills/manufacturing facilities and power plants