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  • 1950

    Commenced operations as an owner-operated transport company.

  • 1964

    Registered Poh Tiong Choon Company.

  • 1966

    Handled the first bulk raw sugar shipment in Singapore at Jurong Port for Sugar Industry of Singapore (SIS).

  • 1967

    First to introduce the concept of Total Third-Party Logistics Services in Singapore with the handling of raw sugar for SIS. Services provided then included discharging bulk raw sugar from vessels, packing and repacking of refined sugar in the factory, stacking and unstacking of bagged sugar in the warehouse, local distribution and delivery to port for export.

  • 1968

    Started heavy haulage services by transporting heavy concrete beams for highways, transformers for power stations, factory boilers, and other heavy equipment. Handled pioneering projects for three oil refineries like Shell Pulau Bukom Kecil, SRC Pulau Merlimau and Esso Pulau Ayer Chawan.

  • 1969

    Incorporated Poh Tiong Choon Contractors (Pte) Ltd on 21 January 1969 (now known as Poh Tiong Choon Logistics Limited).

  • 1973

    Started container depot and related container services during the global introduction of the intermodal container.

  • 1979

    Commenced operations at its Pandan Road premises comprising an office block, a warehouse as well as empty and loaded container depot facilities.

  • 1996

    Obtained ISO9000 quality management award for the company’s logistics systems.

  • 1999

    Listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange. The public tranche for the initial public offering was 163 times over-subscribed.

  • 2001

    Completed construction of PTC Chemical Logistics Complex at Jurong Island.

  • 2002

    Began warehouse operations at the new PTC Chemical Logistics Complex at Jurong Island.

  • 2005

    Completed the construction of ISO tank cleaning and repair facility at Jurong Island and leased it on long term basis to Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Group, the largest tank terminals operator in the world.

  • 2006

    Incorporated 100% wholly owned subsidiary Poh Tiong Choon (Shanghai) Limited and continued to expand logistics business in China.

  • 2007

    Awarded the Secure Trade Partnership certification, administered by Singapore Customs, and certified e-SCM ready by ESCM Council.

  • 2008

    Completed the construction of a factory building with office space at Tuas and began leasing it on long term basis to National Oilwell Varco Pte Ltd, a multinational company servicing the Oil and Gas Industry.

  • 2011

    Celebrated the Company’s 60th anniversary with a special gala at the Max Pavilion of Singapore Expo. The event was attended by more than 1,300 distinguished guests.

  • 2013

    Received the BizSafe Star Award from the Workplace Safety and Health Council (WSH) and attained OHSAS 18001:2007 accreditation for its Bulk Cargo Department’s occupational health and safety management systems.

  • 2014

    Accepted an offer from the Jurong Town Corporation (“JTC Corporation”) to lease the Pandan premises for a further term of 24 years 4 months from 1 July 2019.

  • 2015

    Received the Singapore Productivity Award from Singapore Business Federation.
    Commenced redevelopment of its warehousing cum office premises at Pandan Road. The new ramp-up warehouse with an adjacent office block will be built over 3 years in 2 phases.

  • 2016

    Conferred the Heavy Vehicle Fleet Safety Award (Merit) by the Singapore Road Safety Council.

    Completed Phase 1 of its redevelopment programe at Pandan Road.

  • 2017

    Completed Phase 2 of its redevelopment programe at Pandan Road.

  • 2017

    Offer to delist and privatise the PTCL

signboard
1950
1950

1950

Commenced operations as an owner-operated transport company.

1964
1964

1964

Registered Poh Tiong Choon Company.

1966
1966

1966

Handled the first bulk raw sugar shipment in Singapore at Jurong Port for Sugar Industry of Singapore (SIS).

1967
1967

1967

First to introduce the concept of Total Third-Party Logistics Services in Singapore with the handling of raw sugar for SIS. Services provided then included discharging bulk raw sugar from vessels, packing and repacking of refined sugar in the factory, stacking and unstacking of bagged sugar in the warehouse, local distribution and delivery to port for export.

1968
1968

1968

Started heavy haulage services by transporting heavy concrete beams for highways, transformers for power stations, factory boilers, and other heavy equipment. Handled pioneering projects for three oil refineries like Shell Pulau Bukom Kecil, SRC Pulau Merlimau and Esso Pulau Ayer Chawan.

1969
1969

1969

Incorporated Poh Tiong Choon Contractors (Pte) Ltd on 21 January 1969 (now known as Poh Tiong Choon Logistics Limited).

1973
1973

1973

Started container depot and related container services during the global introduction of the intermodal container.

1979
1979

1979

Commenced operations at its Pandan Road premises comprising an office block, a warehouse as well as empty and loaded container depot facilities.

1996
1996

1996

Obtained ISO9000 quality management award for the company’s logistics systems.

1999
1999

1999

Listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange. The public tranche for the initial public offering was 163 times over-subscribed.

2001
2001

2001

Completed construction of PTC Chemical Logistics Complex at Jurong Island.

2002
2002

2002

Began warehouse operations at the new PTC Chemical Logistics Complex at Jurong Island.

2005
2005

2005

Completed the construction of ISO tank cleaning and repair facility at Jurong Island and leased it on long term basis to Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Group, the largest tank terminals operator in the world.

2006
2006

2006

Incorporated 100% wholly owned subsidiary Poh Tiong Choon (Shanghai) Limited and continued to expand logistics business in China.

2007
2007

2007

Awarded the Secure Trade Partnership certification, administered by Singapore Customs, and certified e-SCM ready by ESCM Council.

2008
2008

2008

Completed the construction of a factory building with office space at Tuas and began leasing it on long term basis to National Oilwell Varco Pte Ltd, a multinational company servicing the Oil and Gas Industry.

2011
2011

2011

Celebrated the Company’s 60th anniversary with a special gala at the Max Pavilion of Singapore Expo. The event was attended by more than 1,300 distinguished guests.

2013
2013

2013

Received the BizSafe Star Award from the Workplace Safety and Health Council (WSH) and attained OHSAS 18001:2007 accreditation for its Bulk Cargo Department’s occupational health and safety management systems.

2014
2014

2014

Accepted an offer from the Jurong Town Corporation (“JTC Corporation”) to lease the Pandan premises for a further term of 24 years 4 months from 1 July 2019.

2015
2015

2015

Received the Singapore Productivity Award from Singapore Business Federation.
Commenced redevelopment of its warehousing cum office premises at Pandan Road. The new ramp-up warehouse with an adjacent office block will be built over 3 years in 2 phases.

2016
2016

2016

Conferred the Heavy Vehicle Fleet Safety Award (Merit) by the Singapore Road Safety Council.

Completed Phase 1 of its redevelopment programe at Pandan Road.

2017
2017

2017

Completed Phase 2 of its redevelopment programe at Pandan Road.

2017

2017

Offer to delist and privatise the PTCL