TIMBER & MORE
Teak’s high oil content, high tensile strength, and tight grain make it particularly valued for its durability and water resistance. Used for boat building, exterior construction, veneer, furniture, carving, turnings, and other small wood projects.
Used in Plywood, Veneer, general construction, flooring and for other utility purposes.
High-end/exotic looking. Thin slices of wood, typically glued onto core panels (particle boards or medium-density fiberboard) to produce flat panels such as doors, tops and panels for cabinets, parquet floors, parts of furniture, marquetry and beading. Also used in the interiors of automobiles and boats, as well as decorative designs on musical instruments.
With its natural durability and strength, Merbau is used externally for engineering, construction, and marine purposes. It is also used for stairs, rails and balustrades, outdoor furniture, decking, pergolas and windows, as well as internally in a range of joinery, portal frames and flooring.
Has a wavy, interlocked grain. Very durable and resistant to fungi and insects, as well as marine borers. The sapwood is easy to preserve but the heartwood is untreatable. Typically used outdoors - poles, bridges, beams, flooring and general housing.
We sap our rubber from the trees of Southern Myanmar, in the small town of Myeik. Used in tires, adhesives, footwear, insulation, friction tapes, and belts.
Alkemal was established in 1962 as an importer and exporter of timber. In 1982, Alkemal was incorporated as a private limited company.
Headquartered in Singapore, it has offices and agents in all major buying and selling centers such as India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Myanmar, Nigeria, Ghana, Panama, Ecuador and Costa Rica, Brazil & Indonesia.
Observing the highest standard of integrity and honesty, the company uses its extensive network to ensure deliveries in accordance with agreed specifications and deadlines, in order to meet client needs and expectations.
Through the years, Alkemal Singapore Pte Ltd. has continued to achieve its objectives and meet its target with the support of a global clientele and the guidance and assistance of Alkemal’s, dedicated and committed managers. We thank you for all the support thus far.
The leadership of Mr. Daljit Singh - Director of the Company, Mr. Charanjit Wadalia - Manager of Myanmar Operations, and Mr. Kanwaljit Sodhi - Manager of Latin America/Africa operations, has nurtured Alkemal and its employees with their positive and innovative attitudes.
Alkemal cannot operate in isolation, and considers its trusty suppliers and providers as members of their team. We ensure all dealings are fair and reasonable no matter how big or small. We are very grateful to our team and look forward for many more successful years together.
Alkemal’s dedicated and reliable workforce is Alkemal’s real asset, without whom the business would not have thrived. With integrity in their dealings, and dedication to their company, they have set a legacy for many generations to follow.
The Company’s vision is to remain a global trading company by providing high and superior quality products to our end users
Alkemal Singapore Pte Ltd
Address: 3 Shenton Way
#12-01A Shenton House
Mon - Fri: 7am - 10pm
Saturday: 8am - 10pm
Sunday: 8am - 11pm