ē Chemical Industries (Malaya) Sdn Bhd

Company Overview
Chemical Industries (Malaya) Sdn Bhd (CIM) was incorporated on 31st March 1960 and commenced production in 1962. With a paid-up capital of RM 12.306 million, the company manufactures and markets ethyl alcohol (denatured and undenatured). Being the first ethanol manufacturer in Malaysia, the company has grown from strength to strength and our manufacturing facilities have been upgraded and greatly improved.

Today, the annual production stands at 9 million litres comprising a range of comprehensive ethanol products from 96% to absolute alcohol.

Product Brief
Ethanol or ethyl alcohol, CH3CH2OH is one of the most versatile oxygen-containing organic chemicals because of its unique combination of properties as a solvent, a germicide, a beverage, an antifreeze, a fuel, a depressant and especially as a chemical intermediate for other organic chemicals. CIMís products are widely used in the pharmaceutical, winery, perfumery, printing and paint industries and also for industrial spirits.

To satisfy the needs of CIMís customers, our products conform to the British Pharmacopoeia (BP) Standards. We were also awarded the appreciation for compliance to Good Manufacturing Practice Standards and Customer Service for Raw Material Supplied by a world class multinational pharmaceutical company.

CIMís other products include Liquefied Carbon Dioxide and Kaoliang Wine. The liquefied CO2 is being used for industrial use and to produce soft drinks. The Kaoliang Wine is for liquor blending, drinking on its own and also for the production of cooking wine.

For further details on the product specification, please refer www.ethanol.com.my

Range of Customers
CIMís customers cover a wide range of local and world class multinational pharmaceutical companies, wine and beverage bottlers, paint and consumable products manufacturers and industrial usages. 70% of our products go to the local market and 30% is allocated for exports.

Awards and Recognition

MS ISO 9002:1994
CIM was accredited with MS ISO 9002:1994 in November 1994 by SIRIM QAS International Sdn Bhd.
ē MS ISO 9001: 2000
The accreditation for CIM was upgraded to MS ISO 9001:2000 in November 2004 by SIRIM QAS International Sdn Bhd.
ē Obtained the appreciation of compliance to Good Manufacturing Practice Standards and Customer Service for Raw Material Supplied from a world class multinational pharmaceutical company.


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