Jotun was established in 1926 in Sandefjord, and is today one of the world’s leading manufacturers of paints, coatings, polymers and related technology for use in the domestic, marine and industrial fields.

Jotun was established in Singapore in 1971 as a sales office servicing customers from the marine industry. Later, in 1976, a paint factory was built due to increasing demand for Jotun’s products. In 1991, the factory was expanded and local production capacity increased three-fold to 13.5 million litres per year.Jotun is a leading supplier of high performance solutions for corrosion and fouling protection to the marine industry. Jotun is the only company that can provide Shipowners and Shipmanagers with a “Single Source Solution” by combining cathodic protection and coating systems in the fight for corrosion.Jotun’s experience and close collaboration with the industries and its customers on research and development enables us to provide the offshore, chemical, oil and gas, petrochemical, container and general industries in some of the world’s most arduous environment with an extensive range of coatings and techniques.In the decorative paints market, Jotun’s products meet the Singapore Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board various standards for emulsion and industrial paints. Jotun is a major paint supplier to the building industry in redecoration and new construction projects.For the retail market, Jotun’s computerized Multicolor machine can produce all the colors in the world, and is supported by a ‘color advisor’ which assists customers to choose matching colors for their homes. The Jotun Multicolor Centre Concept gives Jotun’s retailers support and guidelines to develop their business and become a professional unit within the Jotun system.With the achievement of the ISO 9002 certificate in 1993, Jotun (Singapore) became the first paint manufacturer in Singapore to be recognised also for excellence in technical service and cathodic protection.Jotun (Singapore) has played an important role in the development of Jotun’s activities in the region. Many of the other establishments have come as a result of pioneering efforts from Singapore. Hong Kong, Korea and China were served for several years, until the need to establish a local presence became evident.Jotun (Singapore) also built up strong competence in Indonesia and Vietnam before legal entities were established, and we are still in charge of growing export territories in India, Philippines, the newbuilding market in Taiwan and the container market in China.


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