MSM Perlis Sdn. Bhd. operates the sugar refinery in Chuping, Perlis. Located on the northern part of Peninsular Malaysia, the refinery operates with an annual production capacity of 180,000 tonnes of refined sugar, representing approximately 16% of MSM’s total production capacity.
Established in 1971, MSM Perlis over the decades has excelled in meeting the domestic demands for the best grade sugars. Most importantly, it has also dedicated itself to elevating and advancing the socio-economic status of the district of Chuping.
MSM Perlis produces high-quality refined sugar products, prominently the Industrial Grade Sugar (Course Grain CG and Fine Grain FG) and Commercial Grade Sugar and are sold within the domestic market. All its products are certified by SIRIM, HACCP and are certified HALAL.
Plans are in the works to expand the sugar refining capacity of MSM Perlis to 200,000 tonnes per year by 2015. This will be enabled through the installation of additional equipment such as centrifuges and increasing automation in its production processes.
With a warehouse facility on-site, as well as a bulk cargo terminal at the Prai refinery, products are transported throughout Malaysia mainly via road and sea. A handful of customers also take delivery of products directly from the warehouse and from the bulk cargo terminal.
With a daily production of 600 metric tonnes, MSM Perlis is poised to become one of the nation's leading producer of refined sugar in the near future.
MSM Sugar Refinery (Johor) Sdn. Bhd. (MSM Johor), a subsidiary of MSM Malaysia Holdings Berhad (MSM) operates MSM’s new sugar refinery based in Tanjung Langsat, Johor which is set to be the largest standalone sugar refinery in Malaysia. Erected on a 50.63 acre land plot, the integrated complex is under development for Phase 1 - to build and operate a 3,000 tonnes per day of refined sugar output (RSO) contributing of up to 1 million MT on the Group’s annual production capacity. This is set to be fully commissioned by mid year of 2018. Upon increase in demand, expansion of Phase 2 shall commence by 2025. The combined annual production capacity of Phase 1 and Phase 2 is capable for up to an astounding 2 million MT, strengthening MSM’s position as one of the leading refined sugar producer in the region. With an investment of approximately USD $259 million for the development of Phase 1, this magnifies the Group’s confidence to showcase its ability towards MSM’s 53 years of talented expertise and experience in sugar refining and skilled management. Upon completion and full commissioning of MSM Johor, the total group production capacity will increase of up to 3.25 million MT per annum. One of MSM Johor’s salient point enables capacity building which translates to competitive pricing on end products. This allows MSM to foray into neighbouring countries, further strengthen the Group’s domestic market share and transform Malaysia into a regional hub for high quality refined sugar. Significantly, MSM Johor is seen to be a key growth driver for MSM Group to realize its mission in becoming one of the top 10 global sugar player by 2020.