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Export Assistance

Services Export Fund (SEF)

SEF provides assistance to Malaysian Service Providers (MSPs) to undertake activities to expand and venture into the international market. The assistance is extended in the form of reimbursable grant. Eligible activities are :

  • to promote Malaysian expertise in specific services areas overseas
  • to cover related cost in rendering services for projects abroad
  • establishment of physical commercial presence/office overseas
  • supplying Made in Malaysia products for Malaysian projects abroad

Reminder: Malaysian Services Providers (MSPs) are to submit application at least 30 days before undertaking the activities.


Market Development Grant (MDG)

The Market Development Grant is a scheme introduced to assist the small and medium enterprises (SMEs), service providers and trade & industry associations/chambers of commerce & professional bodies in undertaking export promotional activities. Companies can apply for a reimbursable grant on the eligible export promotional activities undertaken, subject to the availability of fund.

Reminder: Companies must submit their application within 40 days as stipulated in the Guidelines.

For export promotion activities undertaken in 2015

There are no changes in the eligibility criteria and activities. However, companies are required to submit the latest supporting documents.

Click here to read the 2015 Guidelines.

Companies who wish to apply for the MDG are encouraged to check the total amount disbursed to your company to date. For further enquiries please contact the MDG Unit at 03-6207 7593 or e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Certificate of Free Sales (CFS)

The Certificate of Free Sale (CFS) is the certificate required by the importing country to certify that the products are already sold in the country of origin. This is to ensure that the product is suitable to be sold in the importing country.

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Updated by Exporters Development Division