Malaysia Freight Transport and Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Malaysia Freight Transport and Shipping Report

Malaysia Freight Transport and Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Malaysia Freight Transport and Shipping Report
Published Aug 30, 2016
54 pages — Published Aug 30, 2016
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Malaysian exports to China mostly consist of intermediate goods, the decline in Chinese imports does not bode well for the Malaysian economy. Accordingly, we expect Malaysian exports to perform poorly compared to historical averages over the coming quarters due to external headwinds. ...Despite the government s belt-tightening measures, Putrajaya has maintained its commitment to the ongoing development plans and we expect the construction sector to provide a degree of support to economic growth. Our Infrastructure team forecasts Malaysia s construction sector to grow by -.- in ---- as Putrajaya continues with the development plans outlined in the broader --th Malaysia Plan (--MP) as well as the Economic Transformation Programme (ETP). We believe the road and rail sectors will be key beneficiaries of these development plans drawn up by the government, considering that an efficient public transport will be crucial in supporting the country s growth. ...Our Infrastructure team forecasts Malaysia s construction sector to grow by -.- in ---- as Putrajaya continues with the development plans outlined in the broader --th Malaysia Plan (--MP) as well as the Economic Transformation Programme (ETP). We believe the road and rail sectors will be key beneficiaries of these development plans drawn up by the government, considering that an efficient public transport will be crucial in supporting the country s growth.

...� Business Monitor International Ltd Page -- goals, particularly as the agreement calls for the opening up of government procurement to overseas vendors and stronger intellectual property rights. Moreover, the expansion of Malaysia s domestic manufacturing industries will provide an increasingly strong counterpart to the existing agricultural exports and boost road and airfreight demand. ...� Business Monitor International Ltd Page -- goals, particularly as the agreement calls for the opening up of government procurement to overseas vendors and stronger intellectual property rights. Moreover, the expansion of Malaysia s domestic manufacturing industries will provide an increasingly strong counterpart to the existing agricultural exports and boost road and airfreight demand. Machinery and electronics exports have held fairly steady over the past few years, hovering around the USD--bn mark and we expect them to see moderate increases over the coming years. ...Vehicles and transport equipment represent another large segment of Malaysian imports and have shown strong growth over the past few years. We expect this upwards trend to continue over the medium term, as Malaysia s demand for passenger cars is likely to continue to rise.

...We expect export growth to remain relatively weak (averaging -.- a year to ----), though as noted even subdued growth still presents opportunities to the freight sector, albeit less than was previously the case. At present, the main Malaysian exports are semiconductors and electronics, palm oil, petroleum products and liquefied natural gas, wood, rubber and chemicals. ...

  
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