1969: Ancom Crop Care pioneers the field of Crop Protection in East Asia. It started manufacturing herbicides for the Malaysian market.
1976: A timber preservatives production unit is added, including a plant for the synthesis of arsenic acid.
1984: Another herbicide plant is added to synthesis Diuron.
1989: Listed in Main Board Kuala Lumpur under Industrial Products.
1990: 2,4-D synthesis plant is added to expand our range of products.
1994: Glyphosate is added to complete our herbicide range which includes Glyphosate Monoammonium, our own utility-patent formulations.
2006: With 37 years in the agrochemical industry, Ancom Crop Care has an annual sales revenue of about USD 20 million. It exports over 50% of its output to over 50 countries worldwide. This growth is particularly noted in Asia Pacific & Central America due to our competitive advantages and strong leadership. Currently has over 120 products registered for the domestic market.
2008: Ancom enter an agreement with MPOB to develop and commercialize glyphosate product formulated with palm-oil based adjuvant.
2010: Ancom signed a technology transfer agreement with MPOB on palm-oil based adjuvant for glyphosate herbicide formulations.
2011: The MSMA plant is expanded by building new evaporators to increase the production by 30%.
2012: Ancom will be signing a technology licensing agreement with Malaysian Cocoa Board to commercialize a bio pesticide product originated from entamopathogenic fungal for the control of insect pest (R & D product of Malaysian Cocoa Board).
EPA approval for USA export products