An international network of carbon steel production and distribution centres.
Every day we are proud to provide a service that reaches the levels of quality demanded by the most diverse sectors. With specialised teams in sourcing, project management, logistics and planning we guarantee a global, agile and efficient service.
Proximity to the market, dedication to our customers
Ferro is part of the Ferpinta Group, the largest Iberian manufacturer of steel pipes and a renowned brand in the steel industry across Europe. Our network has production and distribution centres in Portugal, Spain, Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau and Côte d'Ivoire.
Global equipment and solutions
Ferro broadens the offer made available to Ferpinta Group customers. As well as selling steel tubes, Ferro has brought a full range of carbon steel products to the marketplace. That is how we have ensured that we give our customers global solutions capable of meeting any needs.
Our system also allows us to provide oxy-cutting, longitudinal and transverse cutting services for flat products and a tailor-made service for pipes and both commercial and structural beams.
Founding of the Group's parent company, FERPINTA S.A., with headquarters in Carregosa, by Commander Fernando Pinho Teixeira.
Founding of the Commercial Ferpinta group, the Group’s distribution unit and its first warehouse, which was in Ovar.
Extension of the Commercial Ferpinta group through construction of the new warehouse in Torres Novas.
Extension of the Commercial Ferpinta group through construction of the new warehouse in Portimão.
Extension of the Commercial Ferpinta group through construction of new warehouses in Braga, Setúbal and Funchal.
Extension of the Commercial Ferpinta group through construction of the new warehouse in Mangualde.
Start of the internationalisation process, by opening FERPINTA España, S.A., a distribution unit in Madrid.
Growth of the FERPINTA España, S.A.’s distribution area though opening a new unit in Córdoba.
Founding of FERPINTA Angola, Lda. the first of the group’s production and distribution units founded in Africa.
The company brakes into the agricultural sector with the acquisition of the largest European producer of agricultural semi-trailers - Herculano, Alfaias Agrícolas S.A.
Foundation of FERPINTA Mozambique, S.A.R.L., the Group’s production and distribution unit for the PALOP (Portuguese-Speaking African Countries).
Diversification of investments into the PALOP (Mozambique) areas of agricultural exploitation, through founding SAPAP.
The company breaks into the tourism sector with the inauguration of the tourist development Vila Baleira Paradisus, Resort & SPA, in Porto Santo – Madeira.
Founding of new FERPINTA Angola, Lda. Units, with a larger range of products.
Foundation of production and distribution units in Guiné-Bissau e Côte d’Ivoire though the Group’s distribution unit, The Commercial Ferpinta Group.
Rebranding process of the Commercial Ferpinta Group, which would go on to be renamed Ferro - Grupo Ferpinta.