Our Journey

2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017

2011

Respack Industries was established in January 2011, starting in the plastic recycling business and the distribution of plastic resins and additives. The same year, Mr Wan’s company formed a joint venture with a longtime friend’s company, Prior Packaging in Australia. Respack Manufacturing was born, aiming primarily at the production of wide web extrusion.


Year 2011

2012

Respack Manufacturing expands with new production capabilities to meet its growing demand, and moves to a new plant with a surface area of 80,000 sq ft, in Sungai Petani, Kedah. This facility houses the current headquarters of the group.


Year 2012

2013

Respack Manufacturing continues to expand in the manufacturing of blown film by increasing its film extrusion, printing and converting capabilities. Soon, the company ventures into the production of specialty blown films and bags, catering to the construction, agriculture and food industry.


Year 2013

2014

In 2014, Respack Polyfilm was created to produce premium quality pallet wrap. The company acquired a 320,000 sq ft manufacturing plant in Gurun, Kedah for the production of multilayer cast stretch films, and in August, the first cast line from Colines, Italy was installed. The factory’s output soon reached 700MT/month.


Year 2014

2015

In 2015, the group acquires Poly Temasek, a factory of plastic compounds, based in Johor, Malaysia, which became Respack Polychem. The production equipment was then moved to a newly acquired 145,000 sq ft plant in Sungai Petani. Three new compounding lines were installed with a total capacity of 1,500MT/month for the production of calcium carbonate and white masterbatch.

In July, at Respack Polyfilm, the second cast line from SML, Austria was also installed, adding an extra capacity of 700MT/month.


Year 2015

2016

Respack Polychem establishes a strategic partnership with DWJ Masterbatches from Dongguan, China and expands its manufacturing capability into black, color, and additive masterbatches.

Meanwhile, Respack Manufacturing partners in a new venture with Ralco, a Malaysian public-listed manufacturer of rigid plastic packaging. The project is dedicated to the production of eco-friendly packaging, catering products made from biodegradable & compostable, recycled, or oxo-degradable materials.


Year 2016
Year 2016

2017

Respack Manufacturing doubles its surface area by acquiring the neighboring lot and is building there an ultra-modern production center with air-conditioned converting and packing areas aimed at producing food contact packaging. The new facilities will be completed early 2018.


Year 2017

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