The company was incorporated in Malaysia under the Act on 10 September 1974 as a private limited company under the name of Trans-Asia Shipping Corporation Sdn Bhd. Subsequently, on 14 December 2001, it was converted to a public limited company and assumed the name of Trans-Asia Shipping Corporation Berhad. The company was listed on the Main Board of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad on 28 December 2007 under the stock name "TASCO" (Stock Code:5140) in the category Trading/Services. Effective from 10 September 2009, the company name has officially change to TASCO Berhad.
Our Company is principally engaged as a total logistics solutions provider while its subsidiary companies are principally involved in the business of truck rental, in-house truck repair and maintenance, insurance agency services and warehouse rental as well as provider of services related to freight forwarding. Our logistics solutions comprises six (6) core business divisions, which are namely as Ocean Division, Air Division, Land Division, International Freight Division, Auto Logistics Division, and Internation Network Solutions Division. The Company commenced business operations in September 1975 following the issuance of shipping and forwarding licences by Royal Malaysian Customs. Its then only offered customs broking services to a limited number of customers and its major operational office was located in Port Klang with a total staff strength of five (5). The Company later expanded our logistics solutions from customs broking to air and sea freight forwarding, trucking, warehousing and project management to fulfil the customers' demands.