DIC Malaysia


DIC (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd was established in 1975. We serve a broad range of customers throughout Malaysia and the Asia-Pacific region. The success of the company lies in the diverse products line-up and extensive global network to meet latest market requirements.

DIC (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd made its humble presence felt in Malaysia market and has continuously sought to explore new frontiers. It has built on its expertise in the fine chemical industry to establishing itself as a leading manufacturer of printing ink and hold many distinguished agencies of worldwide brands to serve the graphics industry. We aim to provide sustainable solutions that always exceed expectations and create a better world together with our customers.

The business operations of DIC (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd are divided into 3 major product divisions and supported by 5 branch offices. The 3 major product divisions are Packaging and Graphic, Color and Display and Functional Products. The 5 branches are located in Penang, Ipoh, Malacca, Johor, Sarawak. All branches and divisions are based on common markets, products and technologies enabling the company to maximize synergies. Through these operations, DIC (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd supplies wide range of products to customers throughout the whole Malaysia and Asia Pacific region.


DICM is equipped with versatile manufacturing capabilities, encompassing both liquid and paste ink technologies. As the Asia Pacific (AP) mother plant, it plays a pivotal role in producing APC Bases (Asia Pacific Color) for offset inks and Metal-Deco Inks.

Renowned as the market leader in Printing Inks in Malaysia, DICM has strategically positioned itself as a domestic frontrunner by catering to diverse market segments and offering comprehensive printing solutions, including sundries. With an extensive portfolio of inks and supplies for various print applications, DICM boasts an unparalleled network across Malaysia, boasting four blending sites supported by Customer Technical Service staff (located in Shah Alam, Penang, Ipoh, and Johor), as well as two stocking points in Malacca and Sarawak, facilitating swift response times to customer demands.

Demonstrating expertise in Inplant management, DICM excels in serving Metal Deco and Tobacco customers, ensuring optimal performance and service delivery. Moreover, the company extends its reach beyond borders, exporting its products to Myanmar and Cambodia, expanding its global footprint.


Looking ahead, DICM has ambitious plans for the future. These include obtaining certifications such as ISO 9000, 14000, and 45000, which highlight the commitment to quality, environmental responsibility, and occupational health and safety. The company prioritizes operational and product safety, proactively working to prevent accidents and ensuring compliance with regulatory standards such as REACH and Nestlé requirements.

Notably, DICM is at the forefront of promoting innovative and sustainable products. With a focus on environmental responsibility, the company actively introduces products like Dualam, Paslim, and GLX1012 PVC-free ink, showcasing its dedication to advancing eco-friendly solutions in the printing industry.


Address: Plot 501 & 502, Persiaran Sabak Bernam, Section 26, Kawasan Hicom, 40400 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia

Tel: +60-3-5191-0033