Yunca Group

The Yunca Group trades both nationally and internationally, and has a strong position in the New Zealand market.

Yunca Group is 100% New Zealand owned.  Based in Invercargill., New Zealand it was established in 1977 by Terry Young under the philosophy "quality first".

Its traditional core activity has been the manufacturing of domestic home heating appliances.  Yunca has been exporting since 1984 to Australia, the Netherlands, Greece, USA, Canada and Japan. 

Over the past 39 years the company has diversified into a number of varying fields including production engineering, aluminium smelter servicing and supplies, transport engineering, LPG gas distribution and vitreous enameling and powder coating. Yunca have continued to expand and restructure existing facilities to remain competitive. 

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Yunca Heating

The design, manufacture and distribution of a range of domestic solid fuel and gas-fired heating appliances has been a core activity for over 20 years.  Read More

Yunca Engineering

The Business was established in 1995 primarily for specialised production engineering, especially maintenance and manufacturing work focused on the aluminium smelting industry.

Services include Plasma cutting, CNC pressing, turret punching, press punching, robotic welding and general engineering all integrated with computer-aided manufacturing systems. Read More

Procote Industries

Procote is responsible for powder-coating and enamelling, is based in Dunedin. As well as undertaking the finishing work for all of Yunca products, they offer independent services and products, including manufacture of whiteboards and architectural panels. Read More


80 Staff

  • 4 Management

  • 4 Sales

  • 6 Administration

  • 60 Tradesmen, Trades Assistants, Apprentices and Labourers

  • 2 Contractors

  • 4 Design


  • Production engineering

  • Maintenance engineering

  • Transport engineering

  • Sheet metalwork


  • Farley Plasma Cutting Machine

  • Robotic Welder

  • Computer Aided Design & Manufacturing (Solid Works 3D and Auto Cad)

  • Lathe

  • Guillotines

  • Folding

  • Forming & Punching Presses

  • Turret Punch Press

  • Sheetmetal Equipment

  • Welders

  • CNC Bending

  • Horizontal and Vertical Bandsaws