Sales Division

Steelmaking Raw Materials Department

We play a vital role in recycling of iron and steel.

Steelmaking Raw Materials Department processes and supplies iron and steel scrap to steelmakers in Japan and Asian countries as steelmaking material. In addition to collecting scrap throughout Japan to our works and stock yards, we also directly carry out large-scale structural scrapping operations, including demolition of buildings, factory facilities and large vessels. Steelmaking Raw Materials Department owns variety of sorting and processing facilities and loading berths, which enable us to offer a stable supply of steelmaking material not only in Japan but also overseas.

Kobe Works (20,513 m2), Kobe-city, Hyogo
Kobe Works owns comprehensive scrap processing facilities, and a private loading berth for marine vessels of up to 1,500 freight tons.  For larger vessels, we have a berth in Rokko Island Yard, which is available for ones up to 5,000 freight tons.

Kure Works (13,850 m2), Kure-city, Hiroshima
Kure Works also owns comprehensive scrap processing facilities.  In addition to that, it has a private loading berth and a pier for large marine vessels of up to 5,000 freight tons, which allows us to export processed scrap directly to overseas destinations.

Miyaji Salvage Co., Ltd.(25,000 m2), Kagawa
Miyaji Salvage is engaged in demolishing large vessels and processing resulted scrap into high quality steelmaking materials.

Kobe Works(site area 20,513m2)

Main equipments;

1,250-ton scrap shear (1)
Overhead traveling crane (3)
Ship loading berth (80 meters long, 4.5 meters draft, for up to 1,500 freight tons)

Kure Works (site area 13,850 m2/available for large size vessel)

Main equipments;

1,250-ton scrap shear (1)
Ship loading pier (40 meters long, 7.5 meters draft, for up to 5,000 freight tons)
Ship loading berth (60 meters long, 4 meters draft, for up to1,000 freight tons)

Stock Yard

  • Rokko Island Yard (4,000 m2),
    Kobe-city, Hyogo, with ship loading berth for up to 10,000 freight tons
  • Onoe Yard (3,218 m2),
    Kakogawa-city, Hyogo
  • Ichikawa Yard (2,000 m2),
    Ichikawa-city, Chiba, with ship loading berth for up to 2,000 freight tons
  • Yokohama Yard(3,305 m2),
    Yokohama-city, Kanagawa, with ship loading berth for up to 50,000 freight tons
  • Fukui Yard (approx. 4,000 m2),
    Sakai-city, Fukui, with ship loading berth for up to 15,000 freight tons
  • Takamatsu Yard,
    Takamatsu-city, Kagawa

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Headquarters; 4-2-7 Iwayanakamachi, Nada-ku, Kobe-city, Hyogo 657-0845, Japan
Telephone: +81(0)78-871-5181 Facsimile: +81(0)78-802-9524

Sales Division
Shimabun Kakogawa Building 4F, 1884-1 Ikeda, Onoe-cho, Kakogawa-city, Hyogo 675-0023, Japan
Telephone: +81(0)79-423-0392 Facsimile: +81(0)79-423-8380

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