For Malaysian Exporters

COVID-19: Export Facilitation & Advisory

COVID-19 has impacted global trade and economic wellbeing. MATRADE capitalises on digitalisation to immediately support businesses by continuously bridging Malaysian companies with foreign clients.

From 1 Jan – 31 July 2021,

  • 1,086 business meetings (eBizMatch) were arranged connecting 674 exporters and 517 foreign buyers.
  • 35 webinars were also conducted, garnering 7,802 viewers from all over the world.
  • 440 market alerts, 53 product market studies and 2,127 trade leads were disseminated through MyExport Services

If you are interested to join these exciting opportunities, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information

MIHAS 2021
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Despite the movement restrictions for businesses due to the pandemic, MATRADE remains committed to strengthen Malaysia’s position as the world’s halal hub leader through MIHAS 2021 Virtual Edition (9 September - 31 December 2021).

This WORLD'S LARGEST HALAL EVENT with the theme "Empowering Halal, Tomorrow, Together", features virtual exhibition booths, connects Malaysian suppliers to potential buyers and exchange information at the knowledge hub.

Register now and take this opportunity!

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Moving forward to reignite businesses in the era of the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond, MATRADE organised the eNational Export Day (eNED@2021) to benefit exporters through knowledge sharing and trade dialogues.

If you missed eNED@2021, do watch our launching video and recordings of sessions on our YouTube channel.

eTRADE Programme 2.0

An incentive up to RM5,000 to accelerate exports via sustained participation in cross-border eCommerce platforms.

Market Development Grant (MDG)

A support initiative in the form of a reimbursable grant (lifetime limit of RM300,000) with the objective of assisting exporters in their efforts to promote Malaysian made products or services globally. Participation in virtual events is now eligible for grant funding, to help ease the financial burden of exporters during the pandemic.

Services Export Fund (SEF)

An assistance in the form of reimbursable grant to Malaysian Service Providers (MSPs) to undertake activities to expand and venture into the international market.

Mid-Tier Companies Development Programme (MTCDP)

A customised 9-month programme to help local mid-tier companies (MTCs) in Malaysia to accelerate their export growth and to strengthen their core business functions.


To boost Malaysia’s recovery amidst the challenging Covid-19 economic landscape, the government has unveiled the Strategic Programme to Empower the People and Economy (PEMERKASA) Initiatives worth RM20 billion on 17 March 2021.

The initiatives includes five main focuses and 20 strategic initiatives. The focuses are to curtail the spread of COVID-19, drive economic recovery, strengthen national competitiveness, ensure a regional and community inclusion agenda and transform the economy.


With support from MITI and its agencies, MATRADE remains poised in assisting Malaysian companies by continuing to give the highest level of commitment to ensure export growths despite the ongoing pandemic through various export development and promotion initiatives undertaken.

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This segment provides a platform for Malaysians to share their views and assist MATRADE in developing its future high-impact initiatives for Malaysian companies.

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Exporters Training Programme

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MATRADE conducted numerous programmes to develop capacity, export marketing skills and enhance awareness on international market opportunities

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MATRADE frequently organises seminars and workshops. These serve to guide would-be exporters and existing exporters of merchandise and services trade on the developments and business opportunities in international markets. Topics covered are wide-ranging and include gaining export access, trade documentation, export procedures in specific markets, developing brand names, product packaging, international marketing and e-commerce.

Reaching Out To Small, Medium and Large Companies

MATRADE also conducts training programmes targeted at Small and Medium Enterprises to help transition them from domestic selling enterprises to international exporting firms. Specific programmes are also run for Mid-Tier companies and larger entities, focusing on building skill sets to deal with large, regional supply conglomerates worldwide.

The focus is to enhance knowledge on market accessibility, global trade requirements, trade practices, branding, import regulations, international product and environmental standards, trade financing, market updates and market requirements.

MATRADE collaborates and partners with other agencies, including government and private sectors groups, financial institutions and foreign entities to deliver value to MATRADE clients.

For enquiries, please contact:

Exporters Training Unit
Level 15 (West Wing),
Jalan Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah,
50480 Kuala Lumpur


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