EMIS Insights, our proprietary research arm, provides comprehensive industry reports for Malaysia. Our network of locally based industry experts supplies analysis exclusive to EMIS customers.
Each report contains in-depth analysis of the sector’s importance for the Malaysia’s economy, detailed statistics and infographics. The report’s contents include executive summary, sector and subsector overviews, competitive and regulatory environment, as well as thorough company profiles of the top market players.
The construction industry contributed 5.9% to Malaysia’s GDP in 2017, while total industry growth for the year stood at 6.7%. The construction sector is a major employer nationwide, providing more than 1.75mn jobs in 2017. The industry makes up ...View more details
Malaysia is a significant chemicals player within the ASEAN region. Malaysia is one of the largest producers and exporters of petrochemicals in the region, championed by the national oil company – Petroliam Nasional Bhd (“Petronas”) ...View more details
Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is Malaysia’s national oil company holding exclusive ownership over the country’s oil and gas resources. In the upstream sector, Petronas enters into productionsharing agreements with other local and ...View more details
The Malaysian banking sector comprised 54 banks as at the end of 2017. While foreign banks been present in Malaysia from the inception of the modern banking industry in the country, domestic banks have come to dominate the country’s ...View more details
Asia enjoys excellent positions in the global automotive market, as it is among the world’s largest vehicle producers and consumers. Six Asian countries – China, India, South Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia – accounted for ...View more details
Malaysia is the third largest manufacturer and market for motor vehicles, excluding motorcycles, in the ASEAN region, behind Thailand and Indonesia. The motor vehicle industry, including motorcycles, is dominated by passenger vehicles, which ...View more details
Demand in the Malaysian Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare sector has been growing rapidly over the last few years as Malaysians have become more affluent and demanding with their healthcare needs. The aging population has also been seeing higher ...View more details
Malaysia has a growing domestic F&B market, driven by a growing population and rising income. The market research company BMI Research estimated the Malaysian F&B market in 2017 – including food sales, alcoholic drinks spending and ...View more details
Agriculture plays an important role in the economic and rural development of Malaysia. Commercial crops such as palm oil, rubber, and cocoa are processed into higher value-added products that are the country’s main agricultural ...View more details
The development of electrical and electronics manufacturing has been key to Malaysia’s transition from an agricultural to a manufacturing-based economy, and the consumer electronics sector has been an important driver of that ...View more details