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Incorporated in 1993 Sonar International supplies and distributes glass, scaffolding and a broad range of supporting building supplies. Whatever the size and complexity of the project, it is happy to quote and supply. The company is one of the largest importers and wholesalers of steel products. They also cut, bend and fix steel, offering a professional and cost-effective service. They also stock accessories such as Galvanised roofing, ridges, simulation, galvanised wire, whirly bird vents, bond deck and spandeck.



Sonar International distributes high quality certified steel from South African mills ArcelorMittal, Highveld, Scaw and Cape Gate. Roofing coils and roofing sheets are also available for distribution. Sonar also stocks steel manufactured by Universal Mining in Kafue, Zambia.

  • Professionally managed team
  • Supplies individuals, corporates and institutions
  • One of the leading companies in the steel industry in Zambia
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The company has a professionally managed team which believes in sourcing and procuring high quality products at competitive prices. They wholesale their steel products to the majority of the steel retailers and hardware stores in Lusaka and other parts of Zambia.

They supply individuals, corporates and institutions with competitively priced steel products and an excellent and efficient service, making them one of the leading companies in the steel industry in Zambia.

Value added options
Sonar offers steel cutting, bending and fixing of deformed bars, round bars and reinforced steel. Sonar is one of the few companies in Zambia with fully automated cutting and bending machinery (imported from Denmark, South Africa and China). They can cut and bend up to 600 metric tonnes of steel per month. The straightening line can straighten debars up to 16mm in diameter, with a capacity of 2000 metric tonnes per month. This service means that steel can be cut and bent with minimum wastage.

Glass and retail division

  • Plot 1658 Panganani Road
  • Lusaka Telephone: +260 211 221239
  • Fax: +260 211 286829
  • E-mail :

Retail division and warehouse , ,

  • Plot 7179/80 Mukatasha Road
  • Lusaka Telephone: +260 211 287741 or +260 211 286306
  • Fax: +260 211 286829

Wholesale division

  • 17101 off Mumbwa Road
  • Lusaka Telephone: +260 211 287330, +260 211 287331 or +260 211 287332
  • Fax: +260 211 287332
  • Email:


Range of steel products

  • Reinforcement bars
  • Cold rolled sheets
  • Hot rolled plates
  • Bennox plates
  • Galvanised sheets and coils
  • Angles Flat bars
  • Channels square, rectangular and round tubings
  • Borehole casings
  • Square bars
  • IPE Sections
  • U beams and columns
  • Lipped channels
  • Conforce rolls
  • Binding wire
  • GI pipes
  • Expanded metal

Building materials

Sonar International has a professionally managed team which believes in sourcing and procuring high quality building supplies at competitive prices. They offer competitively priced building supplies to individuals, corporates and institutions. Sonar also offer glass supplies, roofing and accessories.

  • Sources and supplies a large variety of glass
  • Galvanised roofing, ridges, simulation, galvanised wire
  • Timber and wood based products
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Glass supplie
Sonar International sources and supplies a large variety of glass suitable for both individual homes and corporate buildings. Glass is available in all types, supplied in sheets and cut to size.

Sonar stocks the following brands of products:

Alcolin products
Sonar International supplies the entire range of Alcolin adhesives including cold glue, contact adhesives, filler foam and silicon.

Pferd products
A broad range of Pferd products including cutting discs and grinding discs.

PG Bison products
Timber and wood based products like Supawood/MDF, worktops and laminated boards.

Sonar also supplies various sizes of mild steel welding rods and sells and hires out scaffolding.


Roofing and accessories

  • Roofing and accessories
  • Galvanised roofing
  • Chromadek roofing, coils and sheets
  • Ridges Bond deck and spandeck
  • Whirley bird vents
  • Galvanised wire
  • Sisalationk

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