Sectors

SECTOR THAT ARE ELIGIBLE FOR THE GRANT

All companies that are involved in:

MANUFACTURING, MANUFACTURING-RELATED SERVICES AND AGRO BASED INDUSTRIES OR Small and medium enterprises in the manufacturing, manufacturing related services and agro-based industries are enterprises with full-time employees not exceeding 200 OR with an anual sales turnover not exceeding RM50 million.List of manufacturing related services include:

  • Research and Development (R&D) – Product & Process Development, Software Development, Software Integration, Automation of Production Line, Design Houses, Packaging Services.
  • Product & Process Design – Design & Prototyping.
  • Distribution & Logistics – Logistics services including warehousing, transportation, freight forwarding, supply chain management & distribution. Cold chain facilities and services for food products.
  • Marketing – Branding, Packaging, Market Research.
  • Environmental Management – Energy conservation/efficiency services, Storage, Energy generation activities, using renewable energy sources (biomass hydro power and solar power, Storage, treatment and disposal of toxic and hazardous wastes, Waste recycling activities – agricultural wastes or agricultural by products, recycling of chemicals and petroleum wastes, Specialized services centres, Engineering consultancy services in environmental such as EIA consultancy and environmental pollution.

List of Other Related Service include:

  • Engineering Support Services – Metal Forgings, Metal Castings, Metal Surface Treatment/Finishing, Machining, Moulds, Tools & Dies, Powder Metallurgical Parts, Heat Treatment, Mould Texturing, Metal Stamping, Galvanishing, Shearing or slitting of metal sheets or other related engineering services, Overhaul, Repair, Reconditioning, Modification or servicing and testing of turbine engines, components or sub-assemblies, Upgrading of machinery and equipment, Integrated Central Utility Facilities, Irradiation Services, Gas Sterilization Services, Total Chemical Management System, Calibration and Testing.

 

SERVICES, PRIMARY AGRICULTURE AND INFORMATION & COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT) OR Small and medium enterprises in the services, primary agriculture and Information & Communication Technology (ICT) sectors are enterprises with full-time employees not exceeding 75 OR with annual sales turnover not exceeding RM20 million.List of manufacturing related services include:

  • Distributive Trade – Wholesale and Retail.
  • IT and IT related Services – Data Processing Business, Cyber Cafes/Internet Cafes, Consultancy Services related to IT, Maintenance and repair of computer equipment.
  • Education Services – IT Tuition Centres, IT Schools.
  • Software Development – Software Development & Production, Software Implementation Services.
  • Designing & Packaging – Designing of Product Package, Packaging Services.
  • Research & Development – R&D Services on Natural Science, R&D Services on Social Science & Humanities, Interdisciplinary R&D Services, related Scientific and Technical Consulting Services.
  • Tourism – Establishment of medium & low-cost hotels (up to three star hotels), Expansion/modernization of existing hotels, Establishment of tourism project, Expansion/modernization of tourist project, establishment of convention centres, Restaurant including catering services, Travel agencies & tour operator services.
  • Other – Professional Services (legal, accounting, auditing and book-keeping services and taxation, architectural, engineering, urban planning and landscape services, medical and dental services, secretarial, etc.), Management Consultancy, Building Cleaning Services, Printing & Publishing.