Central Sugars Refinery Sdn. Bhd. (CSR) started off as United Malay State Sugar Industries (UMSSI) in 1965 in Batu Tiga, Shah Alam with sugar melting capacity of 150 metric tonnes a day during commencement. 55 years down the road, we are now churning out 1,800 metric tonnes per day. When it started, it was fronted by Taiwanese investors in partnership with Malaysian stakeholders which later on saw UMSSI were acquired by Malayan United Industries Berhad (MUI) in 1968.
CSR as we know it today were incorporated in 1983, the same year where were delisted from KLSE Main Board due to a corporate maneuver by Perbadanan Nasional Berhad. In the early 1990s, production rose to 550 metric tonnes a day. We became one of the leading quality sugar products in Malaysia in this new century, with an authorized capital of RM50 million with a paid-up capital of RM33 million. We are the sugar specialist who provides only the finest sugar and specialty sweetener ingredients for consumers, retailers, foodservice distributors, food manufacturers, culinary professionals and specialty markets across not only Malaysia, but soon enough, across the globe.
True to our calling, our sugar products are made with research prior to release to ensure the great quality and taste. Through this same research too, we made a promise to ourselves while keeping true to our name’s abbreviation, CSR, we are committed to educate the mass always to Consume Sugar Responsibly.
The Company underwent several change in shareholders over the years