31 December 2012, Kulim, Malaysia
Aspion Sdn Bhd (Aspion) has agreed to set up their new medical device facility in the Kulim Hi-Tech Park (KHTP). Aspion, a company related to Adventa Bhd, the latter of which is listed on Bursa Saham, will lease a 51.74-acre land space in Phase 3 of the Industrial Zone from Kulim Technology Park Corporation (KTPC). The company will produce the Automated Peritoneal Dialysis machines, as well as surgical gloves of which Adventa has established itself as one of the world’s largest suppliers of these range of products.
Aspion will invest between RM300 – RM400 million to set up its manufacturing and R&D facilities in the park. Construction is scheduled to begin in Q12013.
In a signing ceremony held in Kulim today, Mr Muhamad Sobri Osman, President, signed for the company, while Mr Low Chin Guan, its Director and CEO, signed for Aspion. The Honourable Dato’ Hj Ir. Amiruddin Hamzah, Chairman of the Kedah State Executive Committee for Industry and Investment, and Chairman of KTPC, witnessed the signings.