Our History

Lian Gim’s recycle trade start way back in the early 60s by late Mr Tan Swee Kiat started as a collector of scrap metal around the neighborhood in Singapore.

After which he joined a local recycle firm as a head operation to buy/sell  scrap material from local/oversea customer and at that point of times he ever able to tell the kind of grade of scrap material just seeing it or hear the sound by hitting the material on the ground. he start on his own business know as Swee Kiat Metal in the late 80s. He was also well know as 阿豬伯 in our local trade .

After Mr Tan Swee Kiat passed away, his sons Mr Tan Teow Guan, Tan Teow Khoon & grand-daughter Jessie Tan took over the business.  Since then company grew and we are the tender contractor and had provided our services to the local business and various government bodies such as Mindef , SGH , Telecom, PUB etc.

In years 2007, Our company move forward after metal scrap business had been stable, Lian Gim went into plastic scrap trade(bought over a plastic scrap company). Starting for there Lian Gim also start up a trading company with it own yart in China. Since then Lian Gim had been providing service to Yeo’s , candid water cooler , Fuhua , SingHealth etc and some semi-con company eg. Global Foundries Singapore.