About Borg Manufacturing


Borg Manufacturing is a leading Australian manufacturer of melamine panels and components for all joinery applications. Our manufactured products include a range of white melamine panels, decorative melamine board products; shelving; components; and Createc. With the recent acquisition of Carter Holt Harvey’s Oberon MDF facility Borg now manufactures medium density fibre board (MDF). The current range of Customwood MDF products include standard MDF, Moisture Resistant MDF, E0 (Low Formaldehyde Emitting) MDF. The Oberon facility also manufactures Ultraprime MDF Mouldings.

With a commitment to Australian manufacturing, Borg Manufacturing has three sites in New South Wales. It is the leading manufacturer of cabinet doors in Australia, with a world class production facility located in Charmhaven.

Borg Manufacturing’s key customers include medium to large secondary manufacturers; decorative material and panel resellers and distributors; and its company owned distribution business, Polytec.

The three manufacturing sites are supported by a 15,000 m2 warehouse and distribution facility at Somersby, NSW.

Experiencing significant growth over the past 15 years, Borg Manufacturing has continued to invest in leading
edge, world class machinery across its three manufacturing sites. Ensuring the production of the highest quality product in the most cost effective manufacturing processes is integral to Borg’s intent of delivering superior value
to its customers.


Key Dates in the History of Borg Manufacturing

 April 2012 

the acquisition of Parbury brand.

March 2010      

acquires the Oberon MDF facility from Carter Holt Harvey. Borg Panels now manufacture medium density fibreboard (MDF) and employ an additional 150 people.

October 2009      

further expansion of the melamine decorating plant in Somersby, NSW, with the addition of a 5th low pressure melamine production line.

April 2009

addition of a laminate postforming and benchtop manufacturing plant in Somersby.

January 2009

further expansion of the melamine decorating plant in Somersby, with the addition of a 4th low pressure melamine production line.

April 2008

integration of component manufacturing into Somersby.  

January 2008

addition of a paint line at Somersby, which manufactures Createc, an ultra high gloss, UV cured melamine product.

January 2006

further expansion of the melamine decorating plant in Somersby, with the addition of a 3rd low pressure melamine production line.

July 2004

addition of an aluminium frame door plant at Charmhaven, NSW, which produces aluminium framed doors with glass inserts.

July 2004

addition of a melamine profiling plant at Charmhaven, to produce melamine edged and profiled doors.

March 2003

further expansion of the melamine decorating plant in Somersby, with the addition of a second low pressure melamine production line. 

July 2000

commissioned first melamine decorating press in Somersby.

July 1991

commenced manufacturing of thermolaminated vinyl doors in Charmhaven.