Milestones

We believe in the notion that everything has the capacity to develop into a state of compelling sustainability. Riding on that virtue, we have made several breakthroughs throughout our venture in developments, manufacturing, and more.

Our success is spread over a hundred years of amassed glory that dates back to the early 1900s. From our foundation in plantation to the myriad of industries we currently pursue, our triumph unfolds from the many notable milestones such as:

1906



Kuala Lumpur Rubber Company (KLRC) incorporated in London

1907



KLRC listed on the London Stock Exchange

1960


Company’s name changed to Kuala Lumpur-Kepong Amalgamated Limited (KLKA) and increased its holdings to approximate 30,000 ha

1970


KLKA transferred operations from London to Malaysia, and renamed as Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd (KLK)

1990

KLK made its first foray into Property Development through its Gated and Guarded development Sierramas, a joint venture with Tan & Tan Developments Bhd

1990



KLK also marked new ventures, mainly in Manufacturing and Retail

2002


KLK launched its second township Desa Coalfields, a 230-acre mixed Residential and Commercial development

2002


Sierramas was awarded the prestigious FIABCI Award of Distinction for Residential Development category

2011


KLK continues to expand its Property portfolio and unlock another 1,000 acres of its land bank in Sungai Buloh to develop Bandar Seri Coalfields

2013



KLK took a step into rebrand its Property arm as KLK Land

2014


KLK Land and UEM Sunrise inks agreements to jointly develop 500 acres land in Gerbang, Nusajaya and 2,500 acres Fraser Metropolis in Kulai



As we look back towards the milestones that have led to where we are today, we will continue to progress and achieve more from hereafter.