MALAYAN ELECTRO-CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., SDN. BHD. (MECI) is one of the leading manufacturer and distributor of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resin and compound in Malaysia since 1973. Our production facilities situated at the Prai Industrial Estate, in Penang, is easily accessible by road, rail, air and sea. The modern and efficient infrastructure enables us to provide consistent supply to our customers and boost our competitive advantage among other players in this region. Additionally, our sales and marketing office in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, not only helps to establish our local presence but also expanded our market to the Asia Pacific region.
Our PVC resin plant and processes adopt the technology from B.F.Goodrich Co., which was acquired under license from Nippon Zeon Co. Ltd., Japan (now known as Zeon Corporation). The production automation system utilizes the latest distributed control system (DCS) to ensure process efficiency and reliability which accounts for consistent high quality PVC resins. Likewise, our automatic batching system, European twin-screw extruders and palletising lines provide flexibility to produce myriad of excellent grade of PVC compound for wide range of applications.
MECION brand name is synonymous with quality for suspension PVC resin not only in the local market but also in Asia Pacific Region. Our resins are combined with selected chemical additives to produce versatile PVC compound. Both products are marketed under the trademark. With over 30 years of experience, we are dedicated to the continual growth of the PVC downstream industries in Malaysia.
Using our vast experience and technical expertise in the PVC industry, MECI has ventured into other businesses in order to provide value-added services to its customers. We have recently embarked into the manufacturing and trading of thermoplastic rubber compound (TR) in Zhongshan City, Guangdong, People's Republic of China.
"MECI is The Preferred Choice for plastic and rubber related products in the Asia Pacific Region. Our professional team delivers exceptional values for all through innovation and service excellence."
MECI's initial business focus is on the domestic market. The corporate values nurtured over the past 30 years has brought MECI though all the challenges and made her resilient to face the unpredictable market situation of PVC industry. Today, MECI has grown leaps and bounds and is ready to compete with other PVC manufacturers in other regions.
"Be not afraid of growing slowly; be afraid only of standing still" - MECI, inspired by this Chinese proverb and has started to move towards achieving its ultimate goal to conquer the market in Asia Pacific Region. To visualize this goal, our initial focus is on exploring the market and business opportunities in selected countries in South East Asia.
Our Corporate Values
We are inspired to satisfy our internal and external customers and stakeholders, thus making us the 'preferred choice' organization. To achieve this, we realize the importance of our 'human capital' and the need to stay focus behind the wheel. We emphasize strongly on the following corporate values:
Quest for Excellence
MECI's Management philosophy emphasizes on the 4M, that is Men, Machine, Materials, and Methods. MECI believes "PEOPLE" is the key between success and mediocrity and it is the prime vehicle for sustained business performance and high growth.
Our human resource practices focus on three independent activities as follows:
"GETTING IT RIGHT FIRST TIME" MECI takes competency-based approach and does not compromise for second best in behaviour during selection. It is our belief that the right behaviour is the key to every success. Skills competency could be developed for people of the right choice. MECI's emphasis on people development -
MECI places strong emphasis on retaining critical and "valued" people. To achieve this, we have linked our performance management system with business objectives and focus our reward strategies on both the organizational needs and individual needs. The above Management philosophy and beliefs of MECI has contributed to a stable and motivated workforce with average service period of above 10 years.
Our Commitment to Quality and Service Excellence
"Optimize Customer Satisfaction" has always been our tenet that drives all our quality initiatives. With an internationally recognized ISO 9001:2000 accreditation by Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance of United Kingdom and our structured quality management system, customers are assured of our commitment to excellent quality products and services. Some of our products are certified by Standard And Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM). MECI has also invested significantly in the setting up of a R&D laboratory to cater and fulfill the customization of products for its customers. Our professional team is dedicated in delivering exceptional values and in providing the best technical support to our customers.
Our Dedication to Safety, Health & Environmental Care
MECI adheres strongly to the concept "Safety, Health and Environment Care is for everyone, by everyone". Prevention of pollution and minimization of industrial hazards have been our main concern and we would not compromise for any interference or obstruction in our efforts to uphold safety, health and environmental standards. Our practices are in line with the Control of Industrial Major Accident Hazards (CIMAH) standards provided under the Occupational, Safety and Health Regulations of Malaysia. Our ultimate aim is to register with Chemical Industries Council of Malaysia (CICM) for the "Responsible Care Program" and ISO 14001 certification and we are diligently preparing for these achievements.