The manufacturing division namely production and trading of security and confidential documents is under the wings of wholly-owned subsidiaries Percetakan Keselamatan Nasional Sdn Bhd (“PKN”) and Security Printers (M) Sdn Bhd.
PKN was established in 1983 as Cawangan Percetakan Keselamatan under the National Printing Department and was privatized by FimaCorp in 1990. The Company is one of the largest domestic security printers in Malaysia, offering a wide range of products and services which include travel documents, licenses and other security & confidential documents for the local and overseas market.
Its factory in Jalan Chan Sow Lin, Kuala Lumpur is located in a fully secured compound with restricted access and personnel movement, CCTV monitoring, physical checks and strong rooms. PKN prides itself in having state-of-the-art security printing logistics in sustaining key capabilities, particularly in the area of high quality printing and innovative design. PKN has more than twenty printing machines which has the most comprehensive range of printing technologies particularly letterpress, offset, flexography, screen and intaglio.
In 1990, Percetakan Keselamatan Nasional integrated with Security Printers (M) Sdn Bhd making it a trading arm for security documents.
Associate Company - Giesecke & Devrient Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Printing of Bank Notes
Giesecke & Devrient GmbH, an international leading security and banknote printer based in Munich, signed a joint-venture with FimaCorp on 28 February 2002 to form Giesecke & Devrient Malaysia Sdn Bhd. With a paid-up share capital of RM50.0 million, the shareholdings of Giesecke & Devrient Malaysia are held by Giesecke & Devrient GmbH and FimaCorp in the ratio of 80 and 20 respectively. Giesecke & Devrient Malaysia began operations in September 2003 and is Malaysia’s only banknote printing plant in Shah Alam dedicated to producing banknotes of highest technology, security and quality.