45 years in Malaysia
Borden Chemicals Sdn. Bhd. 100% owned subsidiary of MNC, Borden Chemicals Inc. (USA)
Established as a producer of formaldehyde based resins, known as Borden Chemicals.
Factory in Prai commenced operation.
Second Factory in Kuantan established.
Borden becomes Hexion Chemicals Sdn. Bhd. 100% owned subsidiary of MNC, Hexion Inc. (USA)
Hexion Malaysia became Momentive Specialty Chemicals Sdn. Bhd. 100% owned subsidiary of MNC, Momentive Inc. (USA)
Momentive becomes Asta Chemicals Sdn. Bhd. through MBO.
Launch of silver plant to improve production efficiency.
Becomes first Chemical Manufacturing company in Malaysia to win a carbon award from the Ministry.
Achieved production of 10k MT/month for the first time in company history. Commissioning of Methanol Storage Tanks.