Demak Laut Industrial Park was established in a number of phases starting in 1988. The park is in Sarawak, Malaysia and is around 20 kilometres from Kuching.
The industrial estate was set up for various kinds of businesses, with a particular focus on manufacturing and services. The one in Sama Jaya was slated for electronics while Samalaju up in the state’s north is for energy-intensive industries,” Julaihi said, adding that the setup of these areas would further boost the state’s economy by way of providing prospects for local businesses and creating employment opportunities.
The size of the areas developed are as the following – Phase 1 covers 420.5 hectares, Phase 2A at 219 hectares, Phase 3 at 187 hectares: and Phase 4 at 71.6 hectares.
- Total area: Phase IV 58.7 hecatres (other phases 816 hectares)
- Land tenure: Leasehold 60 years
- Year opened: 1988
- Key industrial sectors: Food & Beverages - Plastics - Metal & Machinery - Fabricated Metal Products, Wood & Wood Product