In 1961, Pan Sarawak Trading Company, the predecessor of Pansar Company Sdn Bhd begun operations as a hardware store in Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia, and was formally incorporated on 10 March 1965.
Pansar Engineering Services Sdn Bhd was incorporated in Malaysia on 8 October 1996 as Pansar Tunas Sdn Bhd and assumed its present name on 10 August 2001.
Working synergistically, these two companies focus on the marketing and distribution of construction and building materials, marine and industrial engineering products, wood-engineering equipment and supplies, electrical and office automation products and supplies; design, installation and service maintenance of commercial and industrial air conditioning and ventilation systems and fire protection systems; and mechanical, electrical, construction and engineering works and services as well as industrial and marine engineering works.
Following a corporate exercise in 2010, Pansar Company Sdn Bhd and Pansar Engineering Services Sdn Bhd became fully owned subsidiaries of Pansar Berhad. Pansar Berhad is listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and its principal activity is investment holding.
Pansar Berhad (18904-M) was incorporated in Malaysia under the Companies Act 1965 as a private limited company under the name of P.D.L. (Asia) Sdn. Bhd. On 26 February 1981, it changed its name to PDL-Wylex Sdn. Bhd. It was converted into a public limited company on 4 March 1991 and changed its name to PWE Industries Berhad. On 22 October 2010, it assumed its present name.
Pan Sarawak Holdings Sdn Bhd is the unlisted holding company of Pansar Berhad. Pan Sarawak Holdings Sdn Bhd was incorporated on 26 October 1972 and its primary activity is investment holding and management services.