History & Miletones
Pioneering The Industry Since 1980
1980ISF was established as a joint venture company between Lam Soon Group and Walter Rau Neuss Ol Und Fett Ag., Germany with the main aim to produce Cocoa Butter Equivalent(CBE) products.
1984Commissioned first refinery and Solvent Fractionation plant in Port Klang.
1985ISF was the First Malaysian Company to Produce Cocoa Butter Equivalent(CBE) for the export market.
1987Received a National Award for Product Excellence from the Ministry of International Trade and Industry(MITI) for the POP fats.
1996Commissioned 2nd refinery in Dengkil, Selangor near the KLIA.
1997ISF started a Palm Kernel Fractionation plant to produce consistent quality Palm Kernel Stearin for Cocoa Butter Substitute (CBS).
200580% of ISF shares were acquired by The Nisshin OilliO Group, Ltd., Japan.
Produced palm oil and its fractions with Low 3MCPD esters to fulfil buyer’s requirements.
Started operation of new functional Oil and fats plant in Port Klang.
Remaining shares acquired by The Nisshin OilliO Group Ltd., resulting in 100% ownership of ISF.
Established a new Headquarter building in Port Klang.
2013Nisshin Global Research Center was established under The Nisshin OilliO Group at ISF Headquarter building to enhance technologies and customer-oriented product development.
2016Established a new Research and Development (R&D) Center in Port Klang to enhance application technologies and product development.
2017Established ISF Shanghai as sales and distribution office in Shanghai, China.
2018ISF acquired a 75% share of ATICI Srl, which is a refining plant in Genova, Italy. The company name changed to ISF Italy.
2020ISF published its first sustainability report.