About Gazi Wires Limited
GAZI WIRES LIMTED, an enterprise under BANGLADESH STEEL & ENGINEERING CORPORATION is the pioneer and biggest manufacturer of Super Enameled Copper Wire in Bangladesh. It was established in the year 1960 in the private sector with technical collaboration of world renowned “THE FURUKAWA ELECTRIC COMPANY” TOKYO, JAPAN. It produces Super Enameled Copper Wire from SWG 11 to 46, Annealed Wire from SWG 10 to 46 and Hard Drawn Bare Copper Wire of size SWG 1 to 46.
In July 1972 it come into the fold of BESC (Bangladesh Engg. & Ship Building Corporation) and Subsequently under BESC (Bangladesh Steel & Building Corporation), Ministry of Industry, Government of Bangladesh.
Gazi Wires Ltd. Produces SEC Wires, ANNEALED Wires and HDBC Wires strictly as per British Standard Specification and Bangladesh Standard Specification. Production of high quality Wires has been possible because of the installation of the most modern manufacturing plant of the latest technology; and Development in the field is ensured by constant research and consultation with foreign collaborators.
Super Enameled Copper Wire, popularly known as Magnet Wire, is a leading material for electric machinery, Communication apperatus and electronic applied equipments. The function of these wires is entirely different from ordinary electric wires which are used for transmitting electric waves to destinations. Super Enameled Cropper Wire (SECW) is used for making coils in electric machinery and equipment for converting electric energy to magnetic energy or vice versa.
The performance of the enterprise made steady improvement from year to year in all spheres of its activities under the able guidance of the Corporation. In recognition of excellent performance of this enterprise the Government of Bangladesh adjudged this enterprise as one of its best enterprise under BSEC in the year 1979-80.
The present installed production capacity of this enterprise is 500 M.T. per year within the size range of SWG 12 TO SWG 46.