BRING MALAYSIA’S SMEs TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Small Medium Enterprise (SMEs) are the key driver of employment and economic growth of Malaysia and almost 99% of total business establishments in Malaysia are SMEs.

Its is important to enable Malaysian SMEs to move towards digitalization to continue accelerating the Digital Economy.

Performance & Impact

Malaysia’s SME industry has grown substantially over the years. Here are the end-of-the-year figures for 2018.


Source : Department of Statistics, Malaysia

17.3%

CONTRIBUTION OF SMEs ON EXPORTS

3.4% Annual Growth of SMEs on Exports
38.3%

CONTRIBUTION OF SMEs ON GDP

6.2% Annual Growth of SMEs on GDP
66.2%

SME EMPLOYMENT

3.2% Annual Growth of SMEs on Employment

SME by Size and Sector

The Statistics Department said today Malaysia’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) contribution to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) rose to 38.3% in 2018 from 37.8% in 2017, led by expansion in the services and manufacturing sectors and as SMEs exports grew.


Source : Economic Census 2016 : Profile of Small and Medium Enterprises, Department of Statistics Malaysia

89.2%

SERVICES

809,126 SMEs on Services Sector
5.3%

MANUFACTURING

47,698 SMEs on Manufacturing Sector
4.3%

CONSTRUCTION

39,158 SMEs on Manufacturing Sector
1.1%

AGRICULTURE

10,218 SMEs on Manufacturing Sector
0.1%

MINING & QUARRYING

865 SMEs on Manufacturing Sector

SME Business Digitalisation Grant

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100 Go Digital

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SMART Automation Grant (SAG)

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Digital Xccelerator (DX)

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