A CENTURY OF GROWTH
BEYOND BOUNDARIES ®
Our story began in 1917, when a young visionary named Chia Yee Soh opened a humble automotive repair shop called " United Motor Works" , lighting a spark that would ignite into the leading, multi-million dollar industrial conglomerate that is the UMW Group.
2017 marks UMW's 100th anniversary. The past century of its existence has been an exciting journey steeped with as many resounding successes as there were trials and tribulations.Its long history has helped to shape UMW into what it has evolved into.
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Let's Celebrate UMW's 100th Anniversary!
With a history that dates back to 1917, UMW has gone on an incredibly interesting journey in just one century. In the years since, great efforts have been made to mark turning points in UMW's evolution from a small spare parts shop to an entrepreneurial undertaking and finally to the highly successful conglomerate that it is today.