Tembo Steels, an ISO 9001:2000 certified company, is one of East Africa's largest steel companies with an interest in manufacturing hot & cold rolled profiles. Strategic investments made by the company have resulted in the creation of tangible and intangible assets which are at the heart of Ugandan economy.

The group has been technology driven and has a broad product portfolio. Tembo Steels has a prominent position in the East African market. Manned by highly efficient and dynamic team of employees, the company is growing stronger every day.

Our innovations are admired beyond the geographical boundaries of our country. Our achievements narrate a story of our determination to succeed and our passion to win. Tembo Steels is committed to maintain world class quality standard, efficient delivery schedule and competitive prices. The company has acquired the first position in many of the activities in its region.

Tembo Steels (U) Ltd, one of its kinds in the great lakes region, a multi-million US dollar company having been invested to the tune of USD 30 million, having a workforce of 1500 people.

Exclusive Facts about Tembo Steels:
  • The leading company in the world that produces Low Carbon Steel from cast iron in 16 ton batch capacity. Scrap being scarce in the country/region, this innovation is adding hope to the country as an alternative raw material for producing steel.
  • The only company in East Africa to convert cast iron to mild steel using state of the art AOD process to manufacture hot rolled products such as Z Angles, V Sections and Sheets.
  • Only Manufacturer in East Africa for sheets with thickness up to 1mm from hot rolled process. This provides consistency and quality in welding of the sheets for the production of hollow section. This improves the quality of the hollow sections as compared to the hollow sections produced from cold rolled sheets.