- The world economic situation remains volatile and recovery in global trade is still slow. Based on the prediction made by the World Trade Organisation (WTO), the global trade will grow at a tepid 2.8% in 2016. In fact, this will be the fifth consecutive year where trade grew at less than 3% - its weakest sustained level in 30 years.
- Despite the challenging external environment, we managed to record an improvement for our trade performance in the first half of 2016 (H1 2016). Our trade in that period stood at RM704 billion, an increase by 1.3% compared to the same period last year. The expansion was mainly supported by trade with the United States, China, the European Union, ASEAN as well as Turkey. Moving forward, MATRADE will continue to develop the capacity and capabilities of Malaysian companies to export their products. In H1 2016, a number of 46 export training...
KUALA LUMPUR: Perbadanan Pembangunan Perdagangan Luar Malaysia (Matrade) menyasarkan untuk meningkat eksport barangan pertanian ke Turki tahun ini, diperkukuh oleh permintaan yang semakin meningkat ke atas buah-buahan tropika di negara itu.
Pesuruhjaya Perdagangan Matrade di Istanbul Idzham Abd Hamid berkata buah-buahan tropika seperti nanas, belimbing dan buah naga, mendapat permintaan tinggi di Turki.
Istanbul kini mengimport sebagaian besar buah-buahan tropika dari Belanda.
“Kita patut merebut peluang untuk mengeksport (lebih banyak) buah-buahan tropika kita ke negara itu,” katanya kepada pemberita di uar seminar Perjanjian Perdagangan Bebas (FTA) Malaysia-Turki, di sini, Rabu.
Eksport utama Malaysia ke Turki bagi tempoh Januari hingga Julai 2015 terdiri daripada barangan pertanian, dengan dagangan bagi segmen itu bernilai RM386 juta, diikuti barangan pembuatan (RM1.2 bilion) dan barangan perlombongan (RM3.3 juta).
Seminar bertema ‘Memanfaatkan FTA...Read More
Kuala Lumpur, 1 April 2015 - Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad (CCM) was the sole and honoured recipient of the Halal Excellence Award 2015 presented by the Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC) today. The award marks another meaningful acknowledgement for CCM’s continued commitment to Halal for more than 15 years.
The Minister of International Trade and Industry, YB Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed presented the award at the prestigious World Halal Conference Appreciation Dinner. The Halal Excellence Award is an esteemed award in the Halal industry introduced to honour and recognise both individuals and organisations that have demonstrated exceptional contributions and achievements for the development of the overall Halal industry.
CCM, one of Malaysia’s top 20 GLCs, takes its role in championing Halal seriously and has been actively involved in the development of the world’s first Halal pharmaceutical standards, and subsequently voluntarily coming forward to be...Read More