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Zhongshan Zhongyue Tinplate Industrial Co., Ltd.

Zhongshan Zhongyue Tinplate Industrial Co., Ltd. ("Zhongyue Tinplate"), which established in 1989, is a wholly foreign-owned enterprise invested by the Group, with the total investment amount of USD176,979,300. Its registered capital amounted to USD84,252,800. Zhongyue Tinplate is principally engaged in the production and trading of tinplate, tin-free steel (TFS) and further processed products such as coated/printed tinplate/tin-free steel, with an annual output of 290,000 tons of tinplate/tin-free steel and 140,000 tons of black plate (cold-rolled steel plate).

Tinplate and tin-free steel, the main products of Zhongyue Tinplate, are metallic packing materials extensively used in food industry, light industry and chemical industry.

In order to meet the requirement of tinplate industry development, in 2005, the Company's special tin-free steel production line with annual output of 80,000 tons was set up and put into production, which is self-developed, with self-owned intellectual property. In 2006, the Company commenced to a black plate production line with an annual production capacity of 140,000-ton production capacity. It commenced production in March 2007 providing a steady supply of raw materials for the production of tinplates. This is the first self-designed and manufactured black plate production line in China. The completion of this project will substantially quicken the steps for producing black plate (material for tinplate) domestically In 2014, the printing production line was expanded. In 2015, a new 150,000-ton tinplated and chrome-plated dual-purpose production line was put into operation. In 2019, a pilot line with an annual capacity of 50,000 tons of film-laminated steel was put into operation.













 


Zhongyue Posco (Qinhuangdao) Tinplate Industrial Co., Ltd.

In December 2006, the Group formed an alliance with its strategic partner, POSCO Co. Ltd ("POSCO")., to establish a joint venture, Zhongyue Posco (Qinhuangdao) Tinplate Industrial Co., Ltd. ("Zhongyue Posco"), in which the Group has a 66% interest and POSCO has a 34% interest, in Qinhuangdao City, Hebei Province. Zhongyue Posco was established in February 2007 with an estimated area of 237 mu, with a total investment of USD60 million and a registered capital of USD30 million. A high-speed production line with an annual output of 200,000 tons of tinplate steel sheets was completed and put into operation in February 2008, specializing in the production, research and development, domestic and overseas sales and other related business of tinplated steel sheet (tinplate), chrome-plated steel sheet and its further processed products.

Zhongyue Posco introduces advanced electroplating tin production line from POSCO, adopting the international advanced level and domestic leading improved international technology in electroplating tin production process. The maximum speed of the production line is 450 m/min, which is the speediest and one of the most advanced electroplating tin production lines in Asia. The production line has the characteristics of high automation, high production efficiency, high product quality, good quality, wide variety coverage, advanced technology and complete environmental protection facilities. The production line annually produces 200,000 tons of tinplate with a thickness of less than 0.23mm. The products are mainly used for corrosion-resistant, innocuous and high-grade packaging materials such as beverages, food, fruits and vegetables, medicine, and daily chemicals. Most of these products are exported to Southeast Asia, the Middle East, Australia, Eastern Europe and South America. They also meet the demand for high-grade metal packaging materials in the rapid growth of China's agricultural products deep processing, deep processing of aquatic products and beverage development.

In 2014, the company added a new printing iron production line, which has high automation, high production efficiency, high product quality, advanced technology and complete environmental protection facilities. The products are mainly used for corrosion-resistant, innocuous and high-grade packaging purposes such as milk powder cans, beverage cans, food and vegetable cans.

The Group currently has a production capacity of 140,000 tons of black plate, 490,000 tons of tinplate, 80,000 tons of coated iron, and 50,000 tons of film-laminated steel. With more abundant product supply, more abundant product varieties and more systematic quality service, the Group meets the different clientsˇ¦ needs in metal packaging industry and raw materials industry.