KUALA LUMPUR, 24 January 2023IGL Coatings winner of the Most Promising Award at the Export Excellence Award (EEA) 2023. The company remains at the forefront of automotive protection solutions. Making waves both domestically and internationally with its innovative products and commitment to sustainability.

IGL Coatings, founded in Shah Alam in 2015 is a beacon of innovation in the surface protectant automotive industry.  A manu-tech company specializing in eco-friendly and high-performance ceramic coatings. The company has consistently pushed boundaries to redefine the standards of vehicle protection and aesthetics.

Todate, with a robust global presence, IGL Coatings successfully penetrated markets across more than 50 countries worldwide. As a result, IGL Coatings is one of the top brands in North America and South East Asia. The global presence contributes significantly to Malaysia’s export revenue. Contributing to winning the title “Most Promising” Export Excellence Award in 2023 and previously in 2019.

As a pioneer in graphene technology, the company’s international success underscores its commitment to showcasing Malaysian ingenuity, innovation on a global scale.

Growing Forward, Export Focused

Listed by Statista as the No.1 High Growth Manufacturer in Malaysia, and Top 500 in Asia Pacific by the Financial Times 2023. Keong Chun Chieh, CEO and Managing Director of Ominent Sdn Bhd is set on exponential growth for the next 3-5 years.

He shares “IGL started out as an idea for better coatings and chemicals that are safer for the users. Existing products were pretty harmful (and some still is!). Since then, it’s been almost 10 years since we first started our journey and it’s simply amazing to see how far and wide we’ve grown. We are thankful for the support, trust and loyalty from the communities and IGL entrepreneurs worldwide that shares our inspirations of growth and leadership.”

IGL Coatings prides itself on its innovative technology that goes beyond conventional automotive protection. Recently it has won a global recognition award for its industrial rust-protective coating by its automotive industry peers, SEMA.

Greener Commitments and Great Environmental Responsibility

A strong emphasis on environmental responsibility, IGL Coatings ensures its products are formulated with sustainable ingredients. Ensuring that the company contributes to Malaysia’s reputation as a sustainable business hub. The company’s commitment to green manufacturing practices positions it as a leader in the global movement toward a more sustainable automotive ceramic coating industry.

In addition to its economic contributions, the company continues to play a pivotal role in job creation and skills development in Malaysia. As one of the few ceramic coating manufacturers with its own R&D facilities, they are committed to nurturing local talent has resulted in a skilled workforce, fostering innovation and expertise within the country.

IGL Coatings stands as a testament to Malaysian ingenuity and excellence, showcasing the nation’s capabilities on the global stage. The company’s export success, commitment to sustainability, and contributions to the local economy position it as a Malaysian success story in the foreign dominated ceramic coating automotive industry.

Date: 23 January 2024
Embargo : For Immediate Release
Contact: Fiona Chin
media@iglcoatings.com |




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