History (Milestone)


SUZUKA® Thailand expanded to new factory at Phraek Sa Mai, Mueang Samut Prakan District, Samut Prakarn 10280. – Click to Google Map 


SUZUKA® expanded production base into Thailand. Registered on SUZUKA INTERNAIONAL (Thailand) Co., Ltd. for produce products respond demand of decorative wall materials in Thailand. The factory in Thailand can produce texture coating products, artificial stone, artificial bricks and coating materials for customer in Thailand.


A year after beginning global export, Kastone has already reached locations as far flung as Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, West Africa, The United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia & Australia.


Driven by the runaway success of Kastone in the Malaysian market, Suzukacoat (M) Sdn. Bhd. begins to export its products to foreign markets. By now, Suzuka’s products have been recognized as market leading not only within Malaysia, but also worldwide.


A second manufacturing plant is opened in Malaysia, this one specializing exclusively in the manufacture of artificial stone veneers, called Kastone finishes.


Within two years of operation in Shanghai, Suzuka International Ltd. expands its plant to 10,000 sqm., doubling its size. The increased size enables Suzuka to expand its range of products manufactured and sold in China and break into a consumer market with increasing disposable incomes.


In response to the growing demands of the Chinese market, Suzuka expands once again, this time to Shanghai. Located on a 17,000 sqm plot with 5,000sqm used for a built-up plant, Suzuka International Ltd. (Shanghai, China) immediately becomes one of China’s largest commercial coating suppliers.


Due to the high market demand from Southeast Asia, Suzuka expands to Malaysia, setting up a manufacturing base in Klang, Selangor, in November 1997. Registered as a local company but backed by the excellence of Japanese and Taiwanese technology


Suzuka Chemical Co. Ltd is established in Nantou, Taiwan, at a 12,000 SQM manufacturing plant, specializing in the mass production of building materials. The products quickly catch the attention of the Japanese market, and Suzuka is certified by the JIS (Japanese Industrial Standard) in Japan.


SUZUKA gains the ISO 9002 International certification, a globally recognized stamp of quality and reliability. The certification adds to that already gained from the Taiwanese Quality Control Unit (CNS) and lays the groundwork for Suzuka’s international expansion.