Timber has many great qualities. It’s sustainable, non-toxic, durable and tough, perfect for the Malaysian tropical climate and furthermore, it’s local to our lands. As a locally grown material, timber uses less energy to produce compared to other materials.
With over 40 types of innovative and diverse designs, demand is high in both the domestic market and international market. Fortunately, there are many timber product manufacturers in Malaysia to choose from. Here are some of the leading timber brands in Malaysia who are also supported by the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB). Offering quality and excellent service, customers can expect from these brands top of the range, quality products from a team of experience managers, designers and carpenters, who will ensure workmanship and finishing all meet the customers’ expectations and needs.
Door Master Industries
Using local Malaysian timber such as Meranti, Merpauh, Melunak, Kedondong, Kempas, Keranji and Keledang, Door Master Industries has been manufacturing and exporting solid timber doors and door frames since 2002. With products that are both unique and beautiful, and their expertise in the field, Door Master Industries is supported by the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB) such as in achieving Malaysian standards in the industry. MTIB also assists them in participating at exhibitions around Malaysia. Door Master Industries, who are also licensed exporters of sawn timber of various species, additionally manufacture and export other timber products for home, office and commercial uses. These include flooring, furniture, TV & display cabinets, wardrobes and more.
As the finest woodworking specialist, Hoctrade has built itself on quality, service and value, creating and designing stunning pieces that complement the discerning lifestyles. Established in 1974, Hoctrade today is a significant superior supplier of quality timber products for more than 40 years. Built on three main pillars – quality, service and value – Hoctrade understands design, creating and designing timber products that suit all lifestyles, in both residential and commercial environments. Supported and recognised by the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB), who provide regular training and updates to Hoctrade in the industry and current market, as well as the opportunity to participate in popular exhibitions around Malaysia, has greatly helped Hoctrade establish itself in the industry. Awarded with the Malaysia Good Design Mark by Majlis Rekabentuk Malaysia in 2015 , for its timber adjustable shutters, Hoctrade gained recognition from the Malaysian government for this product that bears functionality, quality and design.
There are many uses for timber-based products and ZFH Industries proves that timber work not only looks great outside, but even better inside, making interiors glow. With more than 20 years’ experience in the timber and plastic composite technology industry, ZFH Industries Sdn Bhd produces quality products that are both beautiful and environmentally friendly. Supported by the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB), MTIB has helped ZFH Industries participate in numerous exhibitions around Malaysia, in order for them to promote their products. Specialising in design and build projects utilising timber based products, wood plastic composite (WPC) and plastic based products, ZFH Industries projects include residential, commercial and resort projects, integrating their products both internally and externally. Tested and certified to comply with the Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM) and Forest Research Institute of Malaysia (FRIM), ZFH Industries is committed to the best quality.
Supported by the Malaysian Timber Industry Board, a statutory body accredited to the Ministry of Plantation Industries and Commodities, Duralite Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. is Malaysia’s prominent wood wool cement board manufacturer, offering versatile green industrialised building system (IBS) panel, which is a combination of wood with portland cement. Duralite Panel has a ready place in today’s building industry due to its sustainability in the manufacturing, construction and maintenance levels. The panel is light in weight with structural strength, durability, high thermal and acoustic insulation, making it the perfect building material for a comfortable and well habitable space. With excellent fire resistance too, it’s an ideal material for roof decking, concrete shuttering, external and internal walls, partitions, ceiling, fire wall, protection of structural columns and lift wells.
Qistina Wood Craft
Specialising in creating contemporary wood carvings and products from wood and MDF, Qistina Wood Craft has been crafting unique products since 2003. Making a name for itself in the market, Qistina Wood Craft is owned by Rostam Affandi Abdul Rashid, who has not only established Qistina Wood Craft in Malaysia, but also in Italy, Hong Kong and Dubai. Using only quality materials sourced from sustainable forests, Qistina Wood Craft is supported by the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB), who largely promotes sustainability and environmentally-friendly products in Malaysia, especially those that support local businesses. The main wooden handicrafts products created by Qistina Wood Craft are bowls and platters, which are made using local wood trees. In addition to wood handiwork, Qistina Wood Craft also specialises in crafting with MDF. As a raw material to the art of decoupage, Qistina Wood Craft is able to create MDF products such as bird houses, mailboxes, trays and an assortment of storage boxes, which is then hand-painted by artists.
Furnitech Industries (M) Sdn. Bhd. has made its mark in the furniture world in Malaysia, manufacturing and designing furniture using quality timber and fabrics. Founded in 1990 by Nik Ahmad Ariffin, it has over the years grown and established itself as a prime furniture manufacturer and design brand, not only in Malaysia, but internationally too. Eco-friendly and sustainable, Furnitech has received huge help from the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB), such as exposing Furnitech into the export market under various business programs, exporting into the European markets, in France and Finland. With a showroom located in Batu Caves, customers can browse the extensive range of quality and affordable furniture. From fabrics to leathers, comfort is at the forefront of the design, where every piece of furniture undergoes quality workmanship and craftsmanship. Able to design furniture specific to each customers’ requirements, Furnitech can create pieces to complement any space and style – from 21st century modern and bright, to whimsical and classic to match a more traditional era.