AN INTEGRATED PAPER MANUFACTURER AND PAPER PACKAGING SOLUTIONS PROVIDER SINCE 1964
Reliable and Responsible; Strong and Stable
Muda Holdings Berhad pioneered the paper milling and paper packaging industry in Malaysia with its first paper mill in Penang in 1964, and its first corrugated plant in Petaling Jaya in 1971. The Company has since grown to become a leading integrated paper manufacturer in the country.
Produced from recycled waste paper, our wide range of products include high grade industrial brown paper, corrugated boards, corrugated boxes, multi-wall paper bags and PE laminated paper. We also produce some machine glazed paper from virgin pulp.
These paper products are suitable for applications across various industries such as retail, furniture, F&B, electrical and electronics and many more. With over 2,000 employees nationwide, the Company and the Group continue to contribute towards the development of Malaysia’s economy as well as environmental preservation.
The Group’s synergistic approach to managing its different business divisions has led to the exponential growth of Muda Holdings Berhad. Our core is firmly rooted in the paper milling and corrugated boxes manufacturing businesses, but we have expanded our operation by exploring both upstream and downstream paper related businesses.
Our Paper Mills Division
Muda Holdings Berhad owns one of the largest paper mills in Malaysia in terms of capacity which serves both local and overseas clients. We are the leading producer of various industrial grade paper comprising Test Liner, Corrugated Medium, Laminated Chip Board, Core Board, Grey Chip Board and Yellow Wrapping Paper.
Our ability to stay ahead of industry rivals stems from our relentless pursuit of excellence which is evident from the ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001 accreditations of our mills. In 2010, new machinery was added to increase combined output of more than 400,000 metric tons per annum. With the international recognition of the ‘Muda Board’ branding, our clients are assured of top-notched quality products.
Our Paper Mills:
- Muda Paper Mills Sdn. Bhd. (Kajang)
- Muda Paper Mills Sdn. Bhd. (Tasek)
Our Packaging and Converting Division
With corrugating and converting plants located throughout Peninsular Malaysia, we are able to provide packaging solutions to our clients from various business sectors consisting of SMEs and multinational companies. We also have a corrugating plant in Qing Yuan, China to serve the business community within the vicinity. Our strategic geographical network allows us to serve our clients better and faster.
The Group’s two paper mills ensure that our corrugated cartons plants have uninterrupted supply of quality recycled industrial grade paper. This seamless operational approach enables our carton plants to consistently provide quality products and reliable packaging solutions at competitive prices, delivered on a timely manner to our clients. We continuously innovate on our packaging solutions to meet changing trends and evolving clients’ needs.
Our Packaging and Converting Plants:
- Federal Packages Sdn. Bhd.
- Muda Packaging Industries Sdn. Bhd.
- Muda Pasifik Sdn. Bhd.
- Kotak Malaysia (KOM) Sdn. Bhd.
- MC Pack (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
- K F Paper Products (Melaka) Sdn. Bhd.
- Muda Packaging Industries (Qingyuan) Ltd.
- Muda Paper Converting Sdn. Bhd.
- Sea Paper Industries Sdn Bhd
- Quantum Total Packages Sdn Bhd
Our Marketing and Trading Division
At Muda Holdings Berhad, we understand the assurance of quality paper packaging products and reliable customer service is key to creating a long-term win-win relationship with our clients in order to spur the continued growth of the group.
In order to serve our local and foreign clients more efficiently, the Group has marketing and sales offices throughout Malaysia as well as in Australia and Singapore. Our sales and marketing team is experienced and well trained to provide the best logistics and support services to ensure that our products are delivered to our clients in the most cost-efficient manner and within the shortest time frame possible.
Our Marketing and Trading Companies:
- Intrapac Trading (M) Sdn. Bhd.
- Central Malaya Paper Sdn, Bhd.
- Intrapac (Australia) Pty. Ltd.
- Intrapac (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.
Since its establishment in 1964, Muda Holdings Berhad has thrived from its humble beginnings and expanded its operations to become the leading integrated paper manufacturing company with the largest mills in Malaysia. The achievements of the group are attributed to strong leadership and passionate drive of the Board of Directors at the helm continuously steering various business divisions to greater heights.
Tan Sri Lim Guan Teik
Non-Independent Non-Executive Chairman
Tan Sri Lim Guan Teik was appointed to the Board on 1st November 1983. He held various key positions in the Company. He is a member of the Audit Committee and sits on the board of several local and overseas subsidiaries in the Group. Graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Nanyang University of Singapore in 1960, he was one of the early pioneers of the paper industry in Malaysia. He was the President of the Malaysian Pulp & Paper Manufacturers Association (MPPMA) from 1980 to 1992 and is currently one of MPPMA’s advisers. Tan Sri Lim was also President of the Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM) and the Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kuala Lumpur and Selangor (KLSCCCI) from 1998 to 2003. He is currently the Honorary Life President of ACCCIM, KLSCCCI and the Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce.
Dato’ Azaman Bin Abu Bakar
Executive Deputy Chairman
Appointed to the Board on 19th March 1985, Dato’ Azaman is also Chairman of the Executive Committee and sits on the board of several local and overseas subsidiaries of the Group. Currently, he is the President of the Malaysian Pulp & Paper Manufacturers Associations. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Malaya in 1969 and a Masters in Management Degree from the Asian Institute of Management in 1978. He joined the Urban Development Authority (UDA) in 1974 and last held the position as a Director in charge of property management and marketing.
Datuk Lim Chiun Cheong
Appointed to the Board on 23rd April 2004, Datuk Lim Chiun Cheong is a member of the Executive Committee and sits on the board of several local and overseas subsidiaries of the Group. He is currently involved in the management of the Manufacturing and Trading divisions of the Group. Datuk Lim holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Arizona State University (1986) and a Bachelor of Law Degree from the University of Birmingham, UK (1989). He was called to the English and Malaysia Bar in 1990 and 1991 respectively before joining the Group as Legal Assistant in October 1991. He held several senior positions in the Group from 1992 to 2005. He is a committee member of the Malaysian Pulp & Paper Manufacturers Association.
Datuk Nik Ibrahim Bin Nik Abdullah
Independent Non-Executive Director
Datuk Nik Ibrahim Bin Nik Abdullah joined the Board on 23rd April 2004. He has been a member of the Audit Committee since 28th February 2005 and was appointed as Chairman on 2nd January 2015. He is also Chairman of Remuneration Committee and a member of the Executive Committee and the Nominating Committee. He holds a B.A. (Hons) Economics Degree from University of Malaya. He joined the Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA) in 1968, served in the Ministry of Finance from 1970 to 1972, and then returned into MIDA in 1972. He joined Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Berhad in 1974 and eventually became the CEO/Managing Director before retiring in March 2004. He sits of the board of a few other local companies.
Mr Lee Khim Sin
Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed to the Board on 25th June 2014, Mr Lee Khim Sin is also a member of the Audit Committee, Nominating Committee and Remuneration Committee since 2nd January 2015. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Nanyang University of Singapore in 1962 and has been a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales since 1969. He was the managing partner of Hii & Lee, a public accounting firm in Sabah and Sarawak until his retirement in 2000. During his years as a chartered accountant, he advised clients on corporate planning, management, mergers & acquisitions, investments and divestments of companies and business. He also has extensive experience in auditing and consulting services in manufacturing and property development industries. Mr. Lee currently sits on the board of several public and private limited companies.
Mr Wong Choong Yee
Independent Non-Executive Director
Mr. Wong Choong Yee was appointed to the Board on 28 May 2018. He was also appointed a member of the Audit Committee on 28 May 2018.
Mr. Wong Choong Yee began his career in the accounting field in 1984 when he joined Ahmad Abdullah & Goh as an Audit Assistant in 1988. From 1988 to 1994 he held several accounting positions in three other public listed companies. In 1995 he joined Unico Holdings Berhad where he held several senior management positions until he left in 2001. He joined Unico-Desa Plantations Berhad in 2001 as General Manager – Finance Cum Company Secretary and held the post of General Manager – Risk Management in Unico-Desa Plantations Berhad when he left in 2007. He is currently the General Manager – Accounting Cum Company Secretary of Unico Holdings Berhad.
Ms Lim Siew Ling
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Lim Siew Ling was appointed to the Board of Muda Holdings Berhad as a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director on 1st January 2020.
Ms Lim Siew Ling holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio, Texas, United States of America and also a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma City University, United States of America. She joined the Muda Group in January 2006 as Deputy General Manager in Intrapac Trading (M) Sdn Bhd and was the General Manager of Intra-Muda Holdings Sdn Bhd from July 2016 to December 2019. She is currently the Senior General Manager of Intra-Muda Holdings Sdn Bhd. Prior to joining the Muda Group, Ms Lim Siew Ling was with Expeditors International of Washington Inc. as Regional Account Manager based in Singapore from April 2003 to December 2005. From 1999 to 2001 she was with Expeditors (M) Sdn Bhd as Territory Sales Manager and Route Development Manager.
Ms Lim Yen Wee
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director
Ms Lim Yen Wee was appointed a Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Muda Holdings Berhad on 1st January 2020. She joined Muda Paper Mills Sdn Bhd, Tasek, Penang as an Intern in 2013 and held the position of Deputy General Manager from January 2014 to December 2019. She is currently the Senior General Manager of Muda Paper Converting Sdn Bhd. Prior to joining Muda Paper Mills Sdn Bhd she was attached to the University of Melbourne as Practical Demonstrator of Undergraduate Students and Researcher in Department of Chemistry from 2005 to 2012.
Ms Lim Yen Wee holds a Bachelor of Biomedical Science Degree and Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree from the University of Melbourne which she obtained in 2004 and 2005 respectively.
Business Ethics and Compliance
Muda Holdings Berhad’s longevity in the paper milling and packaging industry is largely attributed to its reputation as a trustworthy and reliable business organisation. We strictly uphold industry and business ethics in all our dealings with clients, suppliers and other business partners to build long term trust and mutually beneficial relationships.
Putting Customers First
Meeting our clients’ requirements with top quality paper and paper packaging products is what we do best. With our extensive marketing network in Malaysia and abroad, our clients are guaranteed total peace of mind that their goods will be delivered on time.
We believe that our employees are our most important asset. Ample training and development opportunities are provided for them to upgrade their skills and knowledge as well as for succession planning. To ensure the health and safety of our employees, our operations are in full compliance with the requirements of OHSAS 18001:2007.
The Group is actively contributing to the preservation of our environment as we promote recycling by collecting and using waste paper as the main raw material for our paper mills. More than RM30 million has been invested in biological treatment plants to ensure that effluent discharged from our operations will not cause harm to the environment. Our mill is equipped with a state-of-the-art Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant to further save on energy consumption and reduce carbon emissions. We are also committed to ensure all discharge from our factories are treated and disposed of in accordance with regulatory requirements.
Maximising Shareholders’ Value
Through smart and strategic decision making, Muda Holdings Berhad has diversified its business portfolio through the years to include upstream and downstream paper industries and beyond. The Group has a proven track record of increasing shareholders’ value year after year by evolving with industry changes through technological innovation.
To commit to a relentless pursuit of excellence in producing high quality industrial grade paper, machine glazed paper, paper boards and paper packaging products through technological innovations to increase client satisfaction as well as enhance shareholders’ value while safeguarding the sustainability of our environment.
To strengthen the Group’s market leader position as the largest integrated paper manufacturer in terms of paper production volume in Malaysia.
Our Core Values
We believe in going the extra mile to deliver paper packaging solutions that meets all our clients’ expectations while ensuring speedy and timely delivery. All our Group’s business and operational practices are also geared towards preserving our environment for future generations.
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