Panasonic Manufacturing Malaysia Berhad or PMMA is the manufacturing arm of the Japanese giant brand of food appliances and electrical products. It is a public listed manufacturing company under stock code 3719 in Bursa Malaysia.
Panasonic Malaysia and PMMA
PMMA is the company responsible for the manufacturing and distribution of products under the Panasonic brand. This is the company that manufactures the products for the Malaysian market as well as to other countries like:
- Other countries around Asia
- North America
- the Middle East
Background and perception
The company established as Matsushita Electric Company (Malaysia) Berhad in 1965 before changing to its current name 40 years later. The headquarters and facilities are located in Shah Alam, Selangor. Over the years, Panasonic has firmly established itself as one of the major brands in the consumer appliances market. As such, there is constantly a steady stream of customers who will buy the brand. This market however has been meeting a lot of challenges in recent years with cheaper alternatives and new brands entering the respective segments, especially from economies like Vietnam, China, India and others.