Lion Industries Amsteel Banting steel plant

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Lion Industries Amsteel Banting steel plant, also known as Amsteel II and AMSB Banting, is a 1250 thousand tonnes per annum (TTPA) electric arc furnace (EAF) steel plant operating in Banting, Selangor, Malaysia.


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  • Location: Banting, Selangor, Malaysia[1]
  • Coordinates (WGS 84): 2.806998, 101.601053 (exact)


Amsteel Mills Sdn Bhd owns and operates the Lion Industries Amsteel Banting plant and Lion Industries Amsteel II plants in Klang, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.[2] Both the plants produce long steel products.[3] Amsteel Milss' second plant, the Banting plant, was commissioned in 2001 to produce steel billets.[4] In December 2021, Amsteel Mills bought Lion DRI unit owned by Lion Industries Megasteel plant, which had ceased operating since February/March 2016.[5]

Plant Details

Table 1: General Plant Details

Plant status Start date
operating[6] 2001[6]

Table 2: Ownership and Parent Company Information

Parent company Parent company PermID Owner Owner company PermID
Lion Industries Corporation Bhd [100%][7][8] 4295883481 [100%] Amsteel Mills Sdn Bhd[9] 5000016393

Table 3: Process and Products

Steel product category Steel products ISO 14001 Main production equipment Detailed production equipment
semi-finished; finished rolled[10] bar, wire rod, flat bar, billets[10] yes[11] electric arc furnace (EAF)[6] 1 EAF (160-tonne; BSE DC-EAF, began in 2005)[6]

Table 4: Crude Steel Production Capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):

Electric arc furnace steelmaking capacity Nominal crude steel capacity (total)
1250 TTPA[12] 1250 TTPA

Articles and Resources


  1. Archived from the original on 2022-01-12. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. About, Amsteel, Retrieved on: Aug. 27, 2020
  3. "Annual Report 2022" (PDF). Lion Industries Corp. 2022. Retrieved 23 November, 2023. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |access-date= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. "Our Mills – Amsteel Mills Sdn. Bhd". Retrieved 2023-11-23.
  5. "Lion Industries buys direct reduced iron plant in Banting for RM38m". The Edge Malaysia. Retrieved 2023-11-23.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. Archived from the original on 2022-01-25. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. Archived from the original on 2022-01-12. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. Archived from the original on 2022-01-11. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
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  11. (PDF)$FILE/LICB_AR2020.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2022-01-11. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  12. {{cite web}}: Check |archive-url= value (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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