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1938  Elsewedy family started its business as a trader in electrical equipment
1960 Turning into a distributor for the only cables manufacturing at that time
1984 Egypt's first private sector cables factory Arab Cables
1996 Established the second factory, Egytech Cables
Established the first plant for producing PVC compounds and master batch, Egyplast
1997 Established United Industries, for the production of: special cables, Fiber Glass Poles and Telecom Solutions
Established Elastimold Egypt, a joint venture with ELastimold-Thomas & Betts
1998 Established United Metals, first factory for Copper Rods
Established SEDCO, for Cable Accessories
2002 First Factory Outside Egypt, Giad Elsewedy Cables in partnership with Giad-Sudan
2003 Established Sudatraf-Transformers & cables accessories
2004 Established Italsmea Elsewedy, joint venture with Italsmea Italy
2005 Established Elsewedy Cables Syria
2006 Established Elsewedy Electric Ghana
2007 Established Elsewedy Electric Syria
Established United Wires
2008 Established Elsewedy Cables Algeria
Established Elsewedy Electric Zambia
Acquired ECMEI
Acquired Iskraemeco
Acquired 30% stake in M.Torres Olvega Industrial, allowing Elsewedy Electric to establish SWEG (Elsewedy for Wind Energy Generation – a company 100% owned by Elsewedy Electric)
2009 Established Elsewedy Cables KSA
Established Elsewedy Cables Ethiopia
Established Elsewedy Cables Yemen
Established Elsewedy Transformers Egypt
2010 The corporate name has changed from Elsewedy Cables to Elsewedy Electric
Acquired total 90% stake in M.Torres Olvega Industrial
Established Siag Elsewedy Towers (SET), a joint venture with SIAG
Established Doha Cables
Established Elsewedy Electric Nigeria.Ltd
Acquired 3W Networks
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