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5-year Financial Information

2019
RM'000
2020
RM'000
2021
RM'000
2022
RM'000
2023
RM'000
Revenue 765,480 726,264 924,276 802,771 653,527
Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation ("EBITDA") 56,870 68,003 105,785 81,684 68,752
Profit Before Taxation ("PBT") 50,121 62,523 98,391 68,616 57,727
Profit Attributable to Owners of the Company 37,645 47,854 68,244 45,679 37,061
Earnings Per Share - Basic (sen)* 4.27 5.34 6.77 4.27 3.46
Earnings Per Share - Diluted (sen)* - - - - -
Earning Per Share - Basic

Computed based on Profit Attributable to Owners of the Company and divided by the weighted average number of shares in issue during the financial year ended 31 December 2023 of 1,069,766,119.

Earning Per Share - Diluted

Fully diluted earnings per share were not computed as at 31 December 2023 as there were no outstanding potential ordinary shares to be issued.

Earning Per Share - Basic

Computed based on Profit Attributable to Owners of the Company and divided by the weighted average number of shares in issue during the financial year ended 31 December 2022 of 1,069,766,119.

Earning Per Share - Diluted

Fully diluted earnings per share were not computed as at 31 December 2022 as there were no outstanding potential ordinary shares to be issued.

Earning Per Share - Basic

Computed based on Profit Attributable to Owners of the Company and divided by the weighted average number of shares in issue during the financial year ended 31 December 2021 of 1,008,140,289.

Earning Per Share - Diluted

Fully diluted earnings per share were not computed as at 31 December 2021 as there were no outstanding potential ordinary shares to be issued.

Earning Per Share - Basic

Computed based on Profit Attributable to Owners of the Company and divided by the weighted average number of shares in issue during the financial year ended 31 December 2020 of 895,808,553.

Earning Per Share - Diluted

Fully diluted earnings per share were not computed as at 31 December 2020 as there were no outstanding potential ordinary shares to be issued.

Earning Per Share - Basic

Computed based on Profit Attributable to Owners of the Company and divided by the weighted average number of shares in issue during the financial year ended 31 December 2019 of 881,864,209.

Earning Per Share - Diluted

The Employee’s Share Option Scheme with a tenure of five (5) years have expired on 30 November 2019. Fully diluted earnings per share were not computed as at 31 December 2019 as there were no outstanding potential ordinary shares to be issued.

Annual Reports

Annual Report 2023
Annual Report 2022
Annual Report 2021
Annual Report 2020
Annual Report 2019
Annual Report 2018
Annual Report 2017
Annual Report 2016
Annual Report 2015
Annual Report 2014

Corporate Governance Report

Corporate Governance Report 2023

Minutes of Annual General Meeting

31st - AGM Minutes
31st - AGM Minutes Appendix
30th - AGM Minutes
30th - AGM Minutes Appendix
EGM and Appendix A 11 August 2021
29th - AGM Minutes
29th - AGM Minutes Appendix
28th - AGM Minutes
27th - AGM Minutes
27th - AGM Minutes Appendix
26th - AGM Minutes
26th - AGM Minutes Appendix
25th - AGM Minutes
25th - AGM Minutes Appendix

Board Charter

Board Charter

Investor Relation FAQ

1. What is Luxchem's core business?

Luxchem core business is the supply of industrial chemicals. It has over 400 types of chemicals and 80 grades of Unsaturated Polyester Resin (UPR) which it exports to a total of 12 countries. Its large established customer base of over 1,000 provides the company considerable synergies to sustain and grow the business. Luxchem has been manufacturing UPR and gelcoat since 1998 and is a local market leader in supplying UPR.

Transform Master Sdn Bhd 'TMSB' was acquired on 29/4/2016. TMSB is principally involved in the manufacturing of industrial chemical products including amongst others, latex chemical dispersions, latex processing chemicals and related products.

Lexis Chemical Sdn Bhd, Lexis Specialties Sdn Bhd and Lexis Corporation Sdn Bhd were acquired on 24 August 2021. These companies are involved in producing, trading and distributing process chemicals that are mostly used in the rubber glove industries.

2. What is the present amount of outstanding shares?

As at 25 March 2024, the outstanding number of shares is 1,069,866,119.

3. What is Luxchem's fiscal year end?

31 December.

4. Who are the major shareholders?

Shareholders’ shareholding as at 25 March 2024
Names Direct Holdings Indirect Holdings (excluding bare trustees)
No %* No %*
Chemplex Resources Sdn. Bhd. 416,320,000 38.917 0.000 0.000
Tang Ying See 14,655,600 1.370 446,638,400 (a) 41.751
Chin Song Mooi 8,603,600 0.804 452,690,400(b) 42.317
Tan Sri Dato' Lim Kuang Sia 10,600,000 0.991 77,419,600(c) 7.237
Lim Woi Kok 400,000 0.037 57,687,400(d) 5.393
Lim Seow Kiang 500,000 0.047 57,687,400(e) 5.393
Lim Leng Bung (L) Foundation 0 0.000 57,687,400(f) 5.393
Lim Kuang Yong (L) Foundation 0 0.000 57,687,400(g) 5.393
Lim Kuang Sia (L) Foundation 0 0.000 57,687,400(h) 5.393
Lim Kwan Hwa (L) Foundation 0 0.000 57,687,400(i) 5.393
Lim Siew Bing 300,000 0.028 57,687,400(j) 5.393
Lim Kuang Wang (L) Foundation 0 0.000 57,687,400(k) 5.393
Lim Kuang Yong 0 0.000 57,687,400(l) 5.393
Lim Leng Bung 0 0.000 57,687,400(m) 5.393
Lim Kuang Wang 0 0.000 57,687,400(n) 5.393
Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. 57,687,400 5.393 0(k) 0.000
Note:
(a) Deemed interested by virtue of the shareholdings held by his spouse, Chin Song Mooi, his daughter-in-law, Ervinna Teo and substantial shareholdings in Chemplex Resources Sdn. Bhd. pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016 and his son, Tang Chii Shyan pursuant to Section 8 and Section 59(11)(c) of the Companies Act 2016.
(b)Deemed interested by virtue of the shareholdings held by her spouse, Tang Ying See, her daughter-in-law, Ervinna Teo and substantial shareholdings in Chemplex Resources Sdn. Bhd. pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016 and her son, Tang Chii Shyan pursuant to Section 8 and Section 59(11)(c) of the Companies Act 2016.
(c)Deemed interested by virtue of the shareholdings held by his spouse, Puan Sri Datin Chow Cheng Moey and shareholdings in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. via Lim Kuang Sia (L) Foundation pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(d)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. via Lim Kwan Hwa (L) Foundation pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(e)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. via Lim Kwan Hwa (L) Foundation pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(f)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(g)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(h)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(i)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(j)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. via Lim Kwan Hwa (L) Foundation pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(k)Deemed interest in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(l)Deemed interested by virtue of the shareholdings in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. via Lim Kuang Yong (L) Foundation pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(m)Deemed interested by virtue of the shareholdings in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. via Lim Leng Bung (L) Foundation pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
(n)Deemed interested by virtue of the shareholdings in Kossan Holdings (M) Sdn. Bhd. via Lim Kuang Wang (L) Foundation pursuant to Section 8 of the Companies Act 2016.
*Excluding 100,000 treasury shares.

5. What is the dividend payout ratio?

Our dividend payout has been as follows:
  1. FYE 2008: LCB paid dividend of 5 sen per share. Total payment of RM6.50 million represents 36% of PAT in FYE 2008.
  2. FYE 2009: LCB paid dividend of 7 sen per share. Total payment of RM9.10 million represents 48% of PAT in FYE 2009.
  3. FYE 2010: LCB paid dividend of 8 sen per share. Total payment of RM10.40 million represents 51% of PAT in FYE 2010.
  4. FYE 2011: LCB paid dividend of 9 sen per share. Total payment of RM11.70 million represents 52% of PAT in FYE 2011.
  5. FYE 2012: LCB paid dividend of 8.5 sen per share. Total payment of RM11.05 million represents 50% of PAT in FYE 2012.
  6. FYE 2013: LCB paid dividend of 8 sen per share. Total payment of RM10.40 million represents 54% of PAT in FYE 2013.
  7. FYE 2014: LCB paid dividend of 6 sen per share. Total payment of RM11.80 million represents 54% of PAT in FYE 2014.
  8. FYE 2015 : LCB paid dividend of 6.5 sen per share Total payment of RM17.63 million represents 45% of PAT in FYE 2015.
  9. FYE 2016: LCB paid dividend of 7 sen per share. Total payment of RM19.44 million represents 45% of PAT in FYE 2016.
  10. FYE 2017: Prior to share split exercise, LCB paid dividend of 2.5 sen per share. Upon the completion of the Company’s share split exercise on 8 September 2017, one (1) existing ordinary share had been subdivided into three (3) ordinary shares. Post share split exercise, LCB paid dividend of 1.5 sen per share. Total payment of RM19.86 million represents 49% of PAT in FYE 2017.
  11. FYE2018: LCB paid dividend of 2.25 sen per share. Total payment of RM19.56 million represents 52% of PAT in FYE2018.
  12. FYE2019: LCB paid dividend of 2.25 sen per share. Total payment of RM20.14 million represents 55% of PAT in FYE2019.
  13. FYE2020: LCB paid dividend of 3 sen per share. Total payment of RM28.90 million represents 62% of PAT in FYE2020.
  14. FYE2021: LCB paid dividend of 2.7 sen per share. Total payment of RM28.23 million represents 41.4% of profit attributable to owners of the parent in FYE2021.
  15. FYE2022: LCB paid dividend of 2.0 sen per share. Total payment of RM21.40 million represents 46.8% of profit attributable to owners of the parent in FYE2022.
  16. FYE2023: LCB paid dividend of 1.4 sen per ordinary share. Total payment of RM14.98 million represents 40.4% of profit attributable to owners of the parent in FYE2023.

6. How do I get in touch with you if I have question?

You can email your question to us at ir@luxchem.com.my