Straits Inter Logistics reveals new brand identity

“According to an independent market research report by SMITH ZANDER, the consumption of residual fuel oil for bunkering doubled from 420 barrels daily in 2010 to 985 barrels daily in 2012, and subsequently to an estimated 1,600 barrels daily in 2016, registering a CAGR of…

Competitors to 7-Eleven Malaysia are catching up

“Malaysia’s retail convenience store market has been the fastest growing sub-segment in the country, according to SMITH ZANDER. Sales have swelled from 1.2 billion ringgit in 2007 to reach an estimated 3.3 billion ringgit in 2015. The market research group expects sales to grow to…

HLT Global Debuts on Bursa at 22% Premium

“Research and consulting firm SMITH ZANDER’s recent report forecasts the glove-dipping line industry in Malaysia to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 15.2%, from an estimated RM326.5 million in 2016 to RM575.9 million in 2020.” KUALA LUMPUR: Glove-dipping line manufacturer HLT Global Bhd…

Salutica BHD – Paying Special Salute

“Independent market researcher SMITH ZANDER International expects global shipment volumes to hit 4.9bn units by 2018, as the adoption of Bluetooth technology to enhance connectivity is to play a significant role in the IoT environment.” Salutica is slated for listing on the Ace Market of…

QL springs surprise move

“A market report by SMITH ZANDER says the retail convenience store market has been the fastest growing sub-segment of the grocery retail market in Malaysia, outpacing other sub-segments. The number of outlets has more than doubled from 1,054 stores in 2007 to 2,776 outlets in…

Sunway Construction’s listing may raise US$200m

KUALA LUMPUR: When Sunway Bhd, controlled by tycoon Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah, proposed to list its construction arm — Sunway Construction Group Bhd — in September last year, the construction industry was deemed to be a sector to look out for, with optimism stemming from…

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