Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) is the national trade promotion agency of Malaysia under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI). Its primary role is to assist Malaysian companies to develop and expand their export markets. Supported by a global network of offices located in 31 major commercial cities around the world, MATRADE provides a wide range of services and facilities to Malaysian exporters.
Malaysian exporters and export ready companies are encouraged to register with MATRADE. Registration is free. Companies registered with MATRADE will have the company profile and business interest listed in the Malaysia Exporters Registry (MER). The MER is an online database in MATRADE's website, of Malaysian companies with interest to seek export markets for their products and services. Foreign buyers do visit MATRADE's website when seeking suitable products and services.
Registration to become a MATRADE member can be done online via MATRADE's website, www.matrade.gov.my. Listed in Annex I are among some of the benefits that companies registered with MATRADE can enjoy.
Presently there are 10,027 Malaysian companies registered with MATRADE and many have benefited from the services and assistance provided by MATRADE in seeking export market.
For further clarification, please contact Export Advisory and Client Services Unit at Tel: 03-26163333, Fax: 03-26947262/70£¬ e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact MATRADE Sabah.
Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)
Lot C5.2A, Tingkat 5, Blok C
Bangunan KWSP, Jalan Karamunsing
88100 Kota Kinabalu
Director: Mr. Azahar Mohamed
Tel: 088-240881, 088-242881
Trade Commissioner's areas of coverage include: Brunei, Kalimantan, Southern Philippines
BENEFITS FOR COMPANIES REGISTERED WITH MATRADE
" Invitation to participate in MATRADE's activities including trade fairs, trade and investment missions, Specialized Marketing Missions and In-Store Promotions.
" Receive a wide range of services that includes trade matching with foreign buyers and updates on MATRADE's promotional activities
" Access to market information and market intelligence gathered by MATRADE's worldwide network of offices in 31 major commercial cities
" Recipient of weekly electronic updates on export opportunities (M@trade.leads) and fortnightly news on MATRADE events and important overseas trade developments (M@trade Online News)
" Listing in MATRADE's exporters' database, Malaysia Exporters Registry (MER) and the MATRADE website
" Access to the resources of the MATRADE Business Library which has an extensive collection of publications and online database
" Access to MATRADE Web Online Publications Catalogue (Web OPAC), which offers the convenience of viewing MATRADE Business Library's collection from own computer terminal
" Invitation to participate in MATRADE's export development seminars and marketing skills programmes
" Eligible to display company's products and services at the Malaysia Export Exhibition Centre (MEEC), the centre for showcasing Malaysian exports in the heart of Kuala Lumpur and the Malaysia Trade Centre (MTC) in Dubai and Johannesburg
" Complimentary listing in MATRADE's Trade Directories.