1- NHA




Aug 15 - 21, 2005

International Industries Limited was incorporated in 1948 as a trading company and started manufacturing high quality welded steel pipes and tubes in 1965. The first pipes to roll out were high quality electric resistance welded pipes, used as electric conduit. The IIL brand has become synonymous with quality and reliability on account of the high standards set by our products and spread of our range. The Company remains the market leader in the country and exports around 30% of its production of Galvanized Pipe and Precision Steel Tubing - sales in the fiscal year 2004 - 05 totaled 163,243 tons.

As a result of the expansions undertaken, IIL's cumulative installed capacity has risen to 200,000 tons of GI pipes and steel tubing. Current product range includes:

*Galvanized pipes to BS 1387/BS 21/DIN 2440/2441/ASTM A53 standards in diameters from 1/2 inch to 6 inch ideal for water, fluid and gas transmission.

*Cold rolled steel tubing as per BS 1387 / BS 6323 Part 1 & 5/BS 1717 standards in round, elliptical, square and rectangular shapes. These are used in general construction and fabrication, steel furniture, bicycle/motor cycle, transformer industries, and other general mechanical engineering purposes.

*API Line pipes as per API 5L with nominal diameters from 3/4 inch to 6 inches for oil and gas transmission.

* Profiles sections which are known as " L, T, Z " sections are used for doors and window frames.

* Pre galvanized coils which have been purchased, the coil has been dipped in zinc prior to production of galvanized pipes.

IIL has also set up a cold rolling mill - only facility of it's type in the private sector for manufacturing cold rolled strip manufacture for in-house use and sale.

With the sophisticated machinery, ongoing expansion/improvement plans and upgradation to value added products, the company has been successfully meeting the market challenges and has set even higher targets for the future. IIL got listed on the Karachi Stock Exchange in 1984 and International Industries today has equity of over Rs.1 billion.

The company is certified to the Quality Management Systems ISO 9001:2000 (first company in Pakistan), Environmental Management System, ISO 14001:1996 and has API Accreditation to Q1 and 5L. Its achievements have been recognized and it is the recipient of one of the KSE top 25 companies of Pakistan award for three consecutive years 2001-2002 till 2003-2004. The company was awarded Export Trophy for Mechanical Engineering items the following year.

The consistent growth in our production and sales volumes is a manifestation of our resolve to maintain our position in the market - diversity of our product mix and the quality of our products remain the cornerstones of our corporate philosophy. International Industries continues to be a model for modern professional management in the country. With its aims of excellence, it has endeavored to be a profitable and a growth oriented organization. Provision of high quality services and products are at the core of its business strategy, making it a reliable business partner and associate.