Constantly seeking opportunities for rapid growth through investments and joint ventures while dedicating sufficient effort and focus to ensure sustainability in all our business segments.
To become a leading integrated logistics service provider in the region, offering efficient, reliable and quality warehousing and logistics support to the local and overseas market by leveraging on technology and operational excellence.
To become the largest food and animal feeds enzymes producer in China through organic growth and intensive R & D activities.
To adopt the latest available technology and harnessing of innovative feedstock for the conversion into viable Renewable and Sustainable Energy.
2009 - GKE (Shanghai) Metal Logistics Co. Ltd was incorporated under a joint venture in November 2009 to expand our metal logistics business in China. GKE holds a 65% stake in the joint venture.
GKE Warehouse is building a new four storey warehouse cum seven storey office complex at 30 Pioneer Road. It is built on site area of 18,653 sq meters with a total floor area of 26,112 sq meters. It is expected to be operational by September 2010.
Acquired 51% stakes in Shenyang China Starzyme Co., Ltd (SCS). SCS wholly own a large size Fermentation Factory in Chaoyang in the Liaoning Province in China which produces Enzymes through a low cost, high tech, high volume Fermentation Process.
2008 - Acquired Van der Horst Biodiesel, leader in the biodiesel industry to provide sustainable and renewable fuel and at the same time, participate in the reduction of Global Warming. On 3 March 2008, we changed name from GKE International Limited to Van der Horst Energy Limited
On 3 March 2008, the name of the holding company, GKE International Limited was changed to Van der Horst Energy Limited
2007 - Entered into a Shares and Option agreement with Mr Kwan Chee Seng and also Sale & purchase agreement to purchase 100% of Van der Horst Biodiesel
2005 - GKE Express Logistics (formally known as International Concept Forwarding) is to focus in transportation and project cargo management handling Out-of-Gauge (OOG) cargo
2004 - GKE Freight was formed to focus on Sea freight & Air freight.
2003 - GKE International Limited achieved its public listed status and since then our shares have been quoted on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited.
2002 - Company's name changed to GKE International Ltd to better reflect the group's business and future strategy.
2001 - Sungei Kadut warehouse acquired increasing the total land area owned by GKE to 39,314 sq meters and a built-in area of 17,944 sq meters.
2000 - Acquired Mac-Nels warehousing (renamed as GKE Metal Logistics), a LME Approved Warehouse Company
1998 - GKE Warehousing and Logistics was established to provide general logistics services.
1997 - GKE's warehouse at No. 1 Jln Besut was listed as a warehouse approved by the London Metal Exchange ("LME").
1995 - Our founder Mr Neo Kok Ching started business as provider for warehousing services
Group Corporate Structure