KUALA LUMPUR: QES Group Bhd’s unit QES (Asia-Pacific) Sdn Bhd has been appointed to take over Nikon Corporation’s industrial metrology business in Malaysia with effect from Jan 1 next year.
QES said in a statement on Monday the appointment was announced by Nikon as it shutters its Malaysian unit Nikon (M) Sdn Bhd operations by year end.
QAP distributes inspection, test and measurement equipment in Asean. It is currently the authorised distributor for Nikon Malaysia’s industrial metrology business.
QES managing director and president Chew Ne Weng said Nikon Malaysia and QES have been key partners since 2009.
The appointment will see QES further strengthening its sales and after-sales service support.
“Nikon’s products have consistently maintained as one of the top three suppliers’ of QES. We are honoured to be appointed to take over Nikon’s industrial metrology business in Malaysia, ” he added.