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Export Assistance

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.

For export promotion activities undertaken from 1 May - 31 December 2014

Please be informed that the online application for the Market Development Grant is now fully operational. We apologise for the delay as this was due to the upgrading of the on-line system to cater for the new guidelines. For activities undertaken from 1st May 2014  to 18th August 2014, all applications must be submitted to us before 28 September 2014. 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 . For details of the guideline, please click here.


Certificate of Free Sales (CFS)

A Certificate of Free Sale is issued by MATRADE to facilitate Malaysian exporters in exporting local household products to countries which require such certificate. It assures the importing countries that the product issued has been sold freely in this country. The CFS issued by MATRADE is only for finished household products manufactured locally. It applied to household products that are not covered under the Ministry of Health (MOH) or any other government agencies in Malaysia. Further clarification about the CFS issued by MOH, please contact the respective agencies under the Ministry directly. To apply CFS, the company must register as a MATRADE member.

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