Founded in 1918 from a humble beginning, Lim Teck Lee (Pte) Ltd was incorporated as a “Private Limited” Company in 1953 as a wholesaler, importer and exporter of basic industrial raw materials, chemicals, food colourings and dyes, bentwood furniture, paint brushes and various sundry products to industries in Singapore and its neighbouring countries.

Our unwavering commitment to meet and satisfy our customers’ needs has earned Lim Teck Lee (Pte) Ltd the reputation of an energetic, reliable and progressive company in the region.

Over the years, we have been steadily expanding beyond our shores with diversified portfolio of strategic investment in manufacturing, real estates and joint-ventures across Asia Pacific region.

As we build upon our proud history, we remain confident in our future growth and are ready for any new challenges ahead.



We have discontinued to sell products and we thank you for your past support and patronage.

Dyes & Food Colourings (1940s)

With over 50 years of experience in dyes and food colourings, our expertise in colouring products ensure that our customers achieve excellent results at competitive prices. Our colouring products are grouped under our patented trademarks according to the various applications.

Chemical & Raw Material (1965s)

We worked closely with manufacturers and suppliers around the whole in supplying to a myriad of industries and their related sectors in agriculture, building and construction, cleaning, petrochemical, paper, rubber and wax, to meet the rigorous standards and specifications required by our customers.

Paint Brushes  (1965)

Our range of industrial and artistic brushes, marketed under ‘’LTL’’ and ‘’Eterna’’.


The Straits Times

30 December 1952

The Straits Times

11 June 1955

The Singapore Free Press

30 January 1960


Our various bentwood furniture, marketed under the “Cock” brand, are light but strong and durable. The patented vintage designs add a unique touch and feel to the décor.

Souvenirs & Gifts

Tell us what you want to print on the products, and consider it done. Our ability to custom print ensures that your marketing effort does not need to go down the drain.