Our Products


Teak’s high oil content, high tensile strength, and tight grain make it particularly valued for its durability and water resistance. Used for boat building, exterior construction, veneer, furniture, carving, turnings, and other small wood projects.


High-end/exotic looking. Thin slices of wood, typically glued onto core panels (particle boards or medium-density fiberboard) to produce flat panels such as doors, tops and panels for cabinets, parquet floors, parts of furniture, marquetry and beading. Also used in the interiors of automobiles and boats, as well as decorative designs on musical instruments.


Has a wavy, interlocked grain. Very durable and resistant to fungi and insects, as well as marine borers. The sapwood is easy to preserve but the heartwood is untreatable. Typically used outdoors - poles, bridges, beams, flooring and general housing.


With its natural durability and strength, Merbau is used externally for engineering, construction, and marine purposes. It is also used for stairs, rails and balustrades, outdoor furniture, decking, pergolas and windows, as well as internally in a range of joinery, portal frames and flooring.


Used in Plywood, Veneer, general construction, flooring and for other utility purposes.


We sap our rubber from the trees of Southern Myanmar, in the small town of Myeik. Used in tires, adhesives, footwear, insulation, friction tapes, and belts.

Our History

Alkemal was established in 1962 as an importer and exporter of timber. In 1982, Alkemal was incorporated as a private limited company. Headquartered in Singapore, it has offices and agents in all major buying and selling centers such as India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Myanmar, Nigeria, Ghana, Panama, Ecuador and Costa Rica, Brazil & Indonesia. Observing the highest standard of integrity and honesty, the company uses its extensive network to ensure deliveries in accordance with agreed specifications and deadlines, in order to meet client needs and expectations.

Through the years, Alkemal Singapore Pte Ltd. has continued to achieve its objectives and meet its target with the support of a global clientele and the guidance and assistance of Alkemal’s, dedicated and committed managers. We thank you for all the support thus far.


The leadership of Mr. Daljit Singh - Director of the Company, Mr. Charanjit Wadalia - Manager of Myanmar Operations, and Mr. Kanwaljit Sodhi - Manager of Latin America/Africa operations, has nurtured Alkemal and its employees with their positive and innovative attitudes.

Alkemal cannot operate in isolation, and considers its trusty suppliers and providers as members of their team. We ensure all dealings are fair and reasonable no matter how big or small. We are very grateful to our team and look forward for many more successful years together.



Alkemal’s dedicated and reliable workforce is Alkemal’s real asset, without whom the business would not have thrived. With integrity in their dealings, and dedication to their company, they have set a legacy for many generations to follow.


The Company’s vision is to remain a global trading company by providing high and superior quality products to our end users



Alkemal is one of the pioneers of the Timber Industry in Myanmar with a presence of about 20 years. We deliver high quality processed Teak, Gurjan and Pyinkado to destinations in Europe, USA, India, Bangladesh, China, Vietnam & Thailand.

We have established 3 factories in Myanmar that process Gurjan, Face Veneer, and High-Grade Teak for Decking and Yacht building. Furniture and Flooring Hardwood like Pyinkado has also been developed to meet the demands of the growing Indian markets.

Alkemal has also cultivated more than 3,000 acres of Rubber over the past 6 years. The first of this rubber was tapped in early 2018. We are in the process of setting up a rubber processing plant to produce quality rubber for export to Malaysia and China.


Growing demands for hardwood have led Alkemal to expand into Indonesia. We produce Sawn Bangkirai, Merbau, Kapur and Keruing for India and Nepal. Production of these species is as per buyer specifications.


Alkemal’s specialty in Latin America and Africa is Teak, sourced from the forests of Costa Rica, Ecuador, Panama, Ghana and Nigeria. The dedicated staff we have at these loading ports, hand select the finest quality of timber and load them in containers to be shipped to India and China. Given our diversity of work and multiple loading locations, we can at any point in time, meet our customer’s needs and requests.