Overseas Business

Overseas plate layout in Europe, the Americas, Africa and other regions with a "four steel companies, two mines and one platform” which includes Duferco (Switzerland), PMC (South Africa), Weilala Australia iron ore, HBIS Serbia Company, Macedonia Company, Capetown Company(South Africa), Kreher Steel (USA) and 22 overseas service centers.

HBIS has direct, indirect and share holdings in approximately 70 foreign companies, with investment presence in 26 countries and regions, such as U.S., UK, Australia, South Africa, Canada, Singapore, Switzerland and Hong Kong. HBIS has overseas operational assets worth 6.0 billion USD and provides 12,000 jobs abroad.

Be the World's HBIS with worldwide resource, market and customer


Form the development pattern of "2232" : Cultivating two enterprise clusters which are overseas service to domestic steel industry and overseas new career industry. Setting up two investment and finance platforms. Building three core business sectors: resources, manufacturing and trade. Relying on the DITH, the group will build international market development main base. Reling on the PMC (South Africa), HBIS Serbia, HBIS Makstil Macedonia, HBIS Cape Town (South Africa ), HBIS Kreher (USA), the group will build oversea industrial development main base. The overseas business revenue will reach 13 billion RMB (20 billion USD) by 2020 which accounts for 30% of the whole group .


  • Resource

  • Manufacture

  • Trading

PMC South Africa

PMC South Africa

PMC South Africa, located in Palabora of Limpopo Province, South Africa, is an integrated mining company and biggest copper products supplier in South Africa. The market share of its copper products in the region reaches over 50%. PMC is also a major supplier of magnetite, and serves as the biggest vermiculite supplier exporting to U.S., Asia, Japan, UK and Europe.

After taking over the operation of PMC, Hesteel has strengthened its production operations and planned mid-and-long term development. Hesteel aims to retain market competiveness of PMC for a span longer than 20 years through implementations of Copper phaseⅡdevelopment project, copper smelting rebuild, copper product processing, magnetite selection enhancement(to 100million tons/year), logistic optimization among other projects.


Add:South Africa Palabora Copper (Pty) Limited PO Box 65 1 Copper Road 1389 Phalaborwa, Limpopo

Post Code:

Tel:+2715 780

Fax:+2715 780 2093