group profile

BTM Resources Berhad ("BTM") was incorporated in Malaysia on 10th June 1994 as a public limited company under the Companies Act, 1965. BTM is listed on 27th March 1996 on the Main Market of the Bursa Malaysia.

The principal activity of BTM is that of investment holding and provision of management services while its subsidiary companies are involved in logging, sawmilling, trading of sawn timber, logs and plywood, kiln-drying operations, timber moulding, manufacturing of finger jointed timber and lamination boards, and letting of plant and machineries.

Logging Logging
In view of the growing awareness of forest preservation, we have taken necessary steps to ensure that logging is carried out on a proper forest management to ensure minimal impact on the environment. This ensures an adequate supply of round logs on a sustainable yield basis. Trees to be harvested are first selected based on specifications approved by the Forestry Department.
Sawmilling Sawmilling
The sawmilling process involves managing of incoming logs and feeding them into breakdown bandsaws, sorting, stacking, seasoning, selection of off-cuts, bundling and stock handling of timber.
Kiln Drying Kiln Drying
A 12-chamber kiln dry plant with a capacity of 16,200 tonnes per annum is used to dry sawntimber for downstream processing.
Moulding Moulding
Moulded timber is a variety of value-added products comprising of door/window frames, door jambs, furniture parts, paneling and flooring, etc.
Finger Jointings / Lamination Finger Jointings / Lamination
Discarded short length sawntimber are glued together and cut according to profile. After which, the edges are glued together to form a wider board in the lamination process, thus ensuring maximum recovery and utilization of sawntimber.
Our Workforce Our Workforce
The BTM Group has the sufficient pool of experienced and skillful human resources to cater for its various timber-based activities. The Group maintains a very good relationship with its employees giving due recognition that human resources are its greatest asset.
Quality Standard Quality Standard
BTM Group's sawn timber complies with the Malaysia Grading Rules which standardises the export quality. As for mouldings, the Tropical Hardwood Machined Lumber Grading Rules are adopted as the quality standard. In addition, the Group also manufacture wood products in accordance to its customers' specifications.
Market Network Market Network
Currently, our products are traded to the domestic and overseas market and is well-positioned to carve out a greater share of an ever expanding demand in the future.

Currently, our products are mainly exported to Australia, Japan, Korea, Europe, Thailand and the United States of America etc.