Anglo American Industrial Corp Ltd |
Amic, a diversified industrial holding company, is South Africa's largest industrial holding group, comprising investments in AECI, Boart, Highveld Steel, McCarthy, Mondi, Scaw Metals and Tongaat-Hulett inter alia.
Amic's group structure comprises eight operating subsidiaries and ten principal
associates and long-term investments covering the following industrial sectors:
iron, steel, stainless steel, aluminium and engineering
commercial explosives and chemicals
mining and construction equipment, tools and contracting services
pulp, paper, board, forestry and timber products
sugar and food
electronics and electrical engineering
freight and travel
motor vehicle assembly, components and distribution
furniture, appliance and clothing retailing
building and construction
Although most of Amic's activities are centred in South Africa, Amic companies have manufacturing facilities elsewhere in southern
Africa, in North, Central and South America, in Europe, and in India, Australasia and South East Asia.
Amic export products from South Africa -- to more than 75 countries – constitute a growing percentage of its turnover and earnings, and its companies employ some 162 564 people.
Source: Annual Report, BFA-NET, Business Times, I-Net, JSE Handbook|