The scrap metal trade in Penang is managed mostly by the Indian community. In fact, a specific group of Tamil merchants, called the Ayira Vaisyar, dominates this trade. You can find their scrap metal businesses mostly along Victoria Street, although they also operates sheds in various parts of George Town.
On this page I list out the scrap metal traders that I have come across. In addition to scrap metal, these traders also deal in other recyclables such as plastics, glass and paper.
Kamatchi Amman Trading
No. 6579, Jalan Pengkalan Bukit Tengah,
14000 Bukit Mertajam, Penang.
Phone: 017 456 5446, 019 421 7046
Type of Business: We are buying all types of ferrous and Non-ferrous metals, Plastics (HDPE, LDPE, PU, PP, PS, ABS, PVC, POLYCARBONATE, etc), scrap electronic pcb, waste solder, solder dross, used solder waste, Lithium ion batteries, precious metals and pv ribbons. Call us to change your trash into cash. Our experts help you to recycle your trash and save landfill
Contact: Mr Muralitharan
GPS Coordinates: 5.347067, 100.433914
AMK Niaga / Aoms Ganapathy Chettiar
174-A Victoria Street
10300 George Town, Penang
Phone: 04 263 7664
Aoms Ganapathy Chettiar (30 June, 2013)
Next to 22 Swatow Lane
10050 George Town, Penang
Phone: 017 443 1347
Vimelesen Trading, Swatow Lane (29 September, 2012)
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