Daiichi Seiko (M) Sdn.Bhd. was established in 2017 in Nusajaya, Johor for the purpose of further expansion of the production capacity of Dai-ichi Seiko Group, Japan. The main purpose is to serve customers in Malaysia and all over the world. The company aims to provide products and services with added value as well as to make presence felt by the customers by continuing to invest in technological developments for the next generation and proposing technology that is globally recognized.
The Dai-ichi Seiko Group will maintain the creative mind for future innovations by working collaboratively as a whole. By honing this competitive edge, the company will go on to produce results and make contributions that will benefit the stakeholders and members of the wider community.
Malaysia is strategically located within ASEAN region and at the same time along the major sea routes in Asia between the West and the Far East. Setting up a factory in Nusajaya gives the advantage of being close to Singapore, opens more avenue of business opportunities. Malaysia’s conducive business environment has attracted foreign investments to expand business here.
On top of that, Malaysia also offers an educated workforce, who has numerous skills that are requested by the modern business environment. On the plus side, the fact that Malaysia’s labour costs are lower compared to other countries in its region. Most importantly, Malaysia’s workforce is stable and less workforce conflicts and riots allowed business to be run with lower risk. Politically stable country for peaceful living Malaysia is also well positioned and safe from major natural disasters such as earthquakes, tsunamis and typhoons. Besides low costs of operation, stability and peace of a country are very important factors for businessmen to access and evaluating their risks.
Nevertheless, our engagement with MIDA always very pleasant. MIDA was supportive in assisting us in the early start-up of the business by providing us the information and helping us to work with the related parties in the government. MIDA staffs are competent with vast knowledge of different areas related to business start-up, expansion and incentives.