KLK OLEO Received “Thriving in Adversity” Award at Export Excellence Awards (EEA) 2022

KLK OLEO received the “Thriving in Adversity” Award at the Export Excellence Awards (EEA) Gala Night held on 25th November 2022 at M Resort and Hotel in Kuala Lumpur.

Organised by The Star Media Group, EEA celebrates “the best of the best” in the export world. It honours the excellence of homegrown businesses in export and targets to build a community of Malaysian exporters that excels through healthy competition and support of one another.

The award was accepted by Mr. Siew Fook Ming, Deputy CEO, on behalf of KLK OLEO. The award honours KLK OLEO’s efforts and tremendous resilience while navigating global headwinds and demonstrating excellence by thriving in adversity during the Covid-19 crisis.


During the peak of Covid-19 pandemic, KLK OLEO as an approved essential industry, sustained efforts to maintain operations on units of demand, without compromising the health and wellbeing of the staffs – an invaluable asset. It clustered as a unified team, exercising multiple controls in curbing the spread of Covid-19, while operating on key areas of demand. A Covid-19 task force comprising senior management, working closely with its people, was formed across all its sites.

This award will prove as a catalyst for KLK OLEO to continue excelling in the Malaysian palm oil and oleochemical industry.

KLK OLEO team posing with Export Excellence Awards (EEA) plaque

Check out the news coverage on Export Excellence Awards (EEA) 2022 – The Star, 01st December 2022
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