Group History

1989

Jordan: Terraco Jordan (SPIC) opens sales office in Amman


1988

Turkey: Terraco starts production in Turkey.

Korea: Terraco starts production in South Korea.


1985

Jordan: Terraco Jordan (SPIC) starts production in Jordan.


1984

Jordan: Terraco registers the first fully foreign-owned company in the history of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Swedish Polymers Industrial Co (SPIC).

Turkey: Terraco opens sales office in Istanbul, Turkey.


1981

Terraco introduces the Sprayplaster™ concept to world markets.


1980

Terraco introduces high quality, environmentally friendly, Scandinavian finishing products to export markets.


1999

Russia: Terraco starts production in Kirjach, near Moscow, Western Russia.

China: Terraco starts joint venture in China with local Chinese partner.

China: Terraco starts production in Guangdong province, P.R. China.

Korea: Terraco acquires third factory in Korea.


1998

Vietnam: Terraco starts production near Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Egypt: Terraco starts production in 6th October City, Cairo, Egypt.

Vietnam: Terraco Vietnam opens sales office in Ho Chi Minh City.


1997

Korea: Terraco Korea is awarded ISO 9001 Quality System Certificate.

Russia: Terraco opens sales office in Moscow, Russia.


1996

Korea: Terraco opens second factory in Korea.


1995

Ireland: Terraco Technical Centre in Wicklow, Ireland opens.


1991

UAE: Terraco starts production in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

Korea: Terraco Korea moves to new production premises in Jechon.

Korea: Terraco Korea opens sales office in Seoul.


2004

Terraco introduces its ultra environmentally-friendly, zero-VOC EcoLife™ range.

China: Terraco starts production in Shanghai, P.R. China.

Korea: Terraco Korea is awarded ISO 14001 Environmental Management Certificate.

Egypt: Terraco Egypt opens branch in Nasr City, Cairo.

UAE: Terraco UAE acquires new production premises in Umm-Al-Quwain.

Egypt: Terraco Egypt is awarded ISO 9001 Quality System Certificate.


2003

China: Terraco purchases all equity owned by local Chinese partner – making Terraco China a fully foreign-owned company.

China: Terraco China (Shanghai) opens offices in Shanghai, P.R. China.

Egypt: Terraco Egypt opens branch in Shebin Al Koum, Nile Delta.


2002

Egypt: Terraco Egypt opens sales office in Giza.

China: Terraco China is awarded ISO 9001 Quality System Certificate.

Egypt: Terraco Egypt opens branch in Alexandria.


2001

Egypt: Terraco Egypt opens branch in Ismalia.

Russia: Terraco starts production in Khabarovsk, Eastern Russia.


2000

Thailand: Terraco opens office in Bangkok, Thailand.

Thailand: Terraco starts production in Lop Buri, Thailand.


2010

Russia: Terraco Russia inaugurates new factory powder production line and opens new sales office in Moscow.

China: Terraco China increases capacity in Guangdong and opens four new regional sales offices.

UAE: Terraco UAE’s new sales office opens in Dubai.


2009

Pakistan: Terraco Pakistan commences commercial production.

South Africa: Terraco products are launched in the South African market together with our Joint Venture partners, Kansai Plascon of South Africa.


2008

Pakistan: Terraco completes construction of its production facility in Lahore, Pakistan.


2007

Vietnam: Terraco opens second factory in Vietnam in Hanoi.


2006

Korea: Terraco Korea acquires 4th factory in Seoul region.

Turkey: Terraco Turkey inaugurates new dry mix production line.

UAE: Terraco UAE completes expansion of UAQ factory


2005

Terraco launches its range of acoustic plasters – the Ambient system.

Jordan: Terraco Jordan moves to new, purpose-built, production facilities outside Amman.

UAE: Terraco UAE is awarded ISO 9001 Quality System Certificate.

China: Terraco China (Shanghai) moves to new, purpose-built, production facilities in Songjiang outside of Shanghai.


2015

Ireland: Terraco Technical Centre acquires new, larger premises in Kilcoole to allow for the continued expansion of its product development and testing laboratories.

UAE: Terraco UAE acquires new, larger sales office premises in Dubai Silicon Oasis, Dubai.


2014

China: Terraco China opens new sales office in Guangzhou.


2013

United Kingdom: Terraco receives BBA Agrément Certificate for the Terraco Exterior Insulation Finishing System (EIFS / EWI).

Turkey: Terraco Turkey celebrates 25th Anniversary.

Korea: Terraco Korea celebrates 25th Anniversary.

Egypt: Terraco Egypt opens new designer showroom in Cairo.

UAE: Terraco UAE is awarded ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS).

Jordan: Terraco Jordan is awarded ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS).


2012

Ireland: Terraco achieves NSAI Irish Agrément Board Certification for it's Terraco Exterior Insulation Finishing System (EIFS).

Jordan: Terraco Jordan expands factory warehousing facility.


2011

United Kingdom: Terraco acquires Addagrip Surface Treatments UK Ltd, Uckfield, United Kingdom.

Spain: Terraco officially launches in Spain with distributor Edifitek SA.


2018

Algeria: Terraco starts production in Algeria.
Vietnam: Terraco Vietnam significantly increases production facility and warehousing.
Korea: Terraco Korea acquires Bomwoo Co. Ltd.

2017

Algeria: Construction is completed on the new Terraco factory in Algeria along with production equipment being installed.

Turkey: Terraco increases its capacity with the installation of new mixers, packing lines and warehouse storage facility.

China: Terraco China further updates production processes and water treatment at both factories to comply with Chinese environmental standards.

UAE: The Terraco UAE R&D Laboratories are expanded and additional equipment installed.

Vietnam: Terraco expands production facility with extensions to the front of the factory and a new finished goods warehouse at the rear.

UAE: Terraco UAE is the first company in the UAE to receive Dubai Civil Defence approval for Terraco EIFS – Perma System. (NFPA 285, NFPA 268, and ASTM E84 Class A). Terraco EIFS is also Abu Dhabi and Umm Al Quwain Civil Defence approved.

UAE: Terraco UAE achieves Green Building Regulations and Specifications (GBRS) Confirmation.


2016

Korea: Terraco acquires larger head office and sales premises in the Songpa-gu district of Seoul.

UAE: Terraco UAE achieves Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS) 18001.

Russia: Terraco acquires larger sale office premises towards the north of Moscow.

Korea: New production lines are installed for the manufacturer of tile adhesives and architectural finishes.

UAE: The factory capacity of Terraco UAE is increased with the installation of further dry and wet production lines.