Asia Resource Corporation (ARC Group) is a leading investment holding company. Incorporated and based in Singapore, it has a strong pan-Asian footprint, welding a wide and diversified network of Asian companies into a closely-interlocked group.
With a track record honed from decades of success in building numerous businesses across a broad spectrum of industries, the Group today has created a strong portfolio of current and past businesses backed by strong fundamentals, multi-lateral synergy, and solid capital positions.
To highlight some high-profile ventures; the Group played an integral role in restructuring Pepsi-Cola Philippines, Sterling Tobacco Philippines, Del Monte Pacific, Myanmar Airways International and Hangzhou Hua Feng Paper Mill, amongst others. In addition, the Group co-founded many noteworthy ventures in the region, including companies such as Pepsi-Cola Vietnam, KFC Vietnam, International Beverages Trading Company Myanmar, Cycle & Carriage Automobile Myanmar, APB Alliance Brewery and Jetstar Asia. ARC is known for its expertise in implementing large-scale start-up projects in emerging Asian markets.
The Group started in early 1970’s as a humble trading business supplying raw materials and machineries to the tobacco industry, before growing into a leading manufacturer, supplier and distributor of commodities and FMCG products. Today, ARC Group has over 10,000 employees in its diversified investments including food and beverages, wine and spirits, quick service restaurants, processed tobacco, BOPP manufacturing, logistics, distribution and plantations.