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Overview: Projects Approved, January - March 2019 and 2018

Ringgit Malaysia - RM

Jan - Mar 2019 2018
New Exp/Div Total New Exp/Div Total

Number

135 79 214 386 335 721

Potential Employment

12,954 10,019 22,973 36,455 22,839 59,294

Total Capital Investment (RM Million)

11,160.7 14,237.9 25,398.5 61,791.4 25,584.3 87,375.6

- Domestic

4,483.7 688.5 5,172.2 21,458.6 7,894.9 29,353.5

- Foreign

6,677.0 13,549.3 20,226.3 40,332.8 17,689.3 58,022.1

US Dollar - USD

Jan - Mar 2019 2018
New Exp/Div Total New Exp/Div Total

Number

135 79 214 386 335 721

Potential Employment

12,954 10,019 22,973 36,455 22,839 59,294

Total Capital Investment (USD Million)

2,735.5 3,489.7 6,225.1 14,925.5 6,179.8 21,105.2

- Domestic

1,098.9 168.8 1,267.7 5,183.2 1,907.0 7,090.2

- Foreign

1,636.5 3,320.9 4,957.4 9,742.2 4,272.8 14,015.0

Note: Due to rounding, figures presented in this table may not add up precisely to the totals provided
(R) : Revised figures

Jan-Mar 2019 : US$1 = RM4.08

2018 : US$1 = RM4.14

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Projects Approved by Major Country, January - March 2019 and 2018

Ringgit Malaysia - RM

Jan - Mac 2019 2018
Country No. Foreign Investment (RM) No. Foreign Investment (RM)
USA 15 11,493.9 18 3,155.0
China 22 4,406.0 40 19,673.3
Singapore 24 2,227.1 82 1,834.0
Japan 5 552.3 63 4,133.3
British Virgin Islands 1 547.7 5 2,768.5
Netherlands 4 355.2 10 8,336.9
Korea, Rep. 5 245.1 10 2,495.4

US Dollar - US

Jan - Mac 2019 2018
Country No. Foreign Investment (RM) No. Foreign Investment (RM)
USA 15 2,817.1 18 762.1
China 22 1,079.9 40 4,752.0
Singapore 24 545.9 82 443.0
Japan 5 135.4 63 998.4
British Virgin Islands 1 134.2 5 668.7
Netherlands 4 87.1 10 2,013.7
Korea, Rep. 5 60.1 10 602.7

Note: Due to rounding, figures presented in this table may not add up precisely to the totals provided

Jan-Mar 2019 : US$1 = RM4.08

2018 : US$1 = RM4.14

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Projects Approved by State, January - March 2019 and 2018

Ringgit Malaysia - RM

Jan - Mar 2019 2018
State No. Domestic Investment
(RM)
Foreign Investment
(RM)
Total Proposed Capital Investment
(RM)
No. Domestic Investment
(RM)
Foreign Investment
(RM)
Total Proposed Capital Investment
(RM)
Pulau Pinang 41 376.2 8,472.6 8,848.9 108 2,087.6 3,693.4 5,781.0
Kedah 10 187.4 7,398.6 7,586.0 41 759.5 1,626.8 2,386.3
Johor 34 1,424.6 1,005.4 2,430.0 144 6,474.6 24,040.1 30,514.7
Selangor 75 954.1 567.5 1,521.6 241 8,110.4 10,837.0 18,947.4
Perak 13 585.1 849.0 1,434.1 37 949.1 937.8 1,886.9
Sarawak 5 218.9 1,043.9 1,262.8 11 6,400.6 2,259.1 8,659.7
Pahang 11 722.4 244.6 967.0 15 456.5 7,571.9 8,028.4
Sabah 3 527.3 126.7 654.0 13 181.4 45.9 227.3
Negeri Sembilan 12 138.0 412.5 550.6 40 826.4 1,604.4 2,430.8
Terengganu 3 11.7 50.0 61.8 11 320.9 4,582.5 4,903.4
Perlis 1 0.0 53.3 53.3 1 8.0 0.0 8.0
W.P. Kuala Lumpur 3 17.4 0.0 17.4 10 141.4 25.6 167.1
Kelantan 1 5.8 0.0 5.8 6 76.7 24.6 101.2
Melaka 2 3.2 2.1 5.3 42 2,479.3 773.1 3,252.4
W.P. Labuan - - - - 1 81.0 0.0 81.0
Total 214 5,172.2 20,226.3 25,398.5 721 29,353.5 58,022.1 87,375.6

US Dollar - USD

Jan - Mar 2019 2018
State No. Domestic Investment
(RM)
Foreign Investment

(RM)

Total Proposed Capital Investment
(RM)
No. Domestic Investment
(RM)
Foreign Investment
(RM)
Total Proposed Capital Investment
(RM)
Pulau Pinang 41 92.2 2,076.6 2,168.8 108 504.2 892.1 1,396.4
Kedah 10 45.9 1,813.4 1,859.3 41 183.4 393.0 576.4
Johor 34 349.2 246.4 595.6 144 1,563.9 5,806.8 7,370.7
Selangor 75 233.9 139.1 372.9 241 1,959.0 2,617.6 4,576.7
Perak 13 143.4 208.1 351.5 37 229.3 226.5 455.8
Sarawak 5 53.7 255.9 309.5 11 1,546.0 545.7 2,091.7
Pahang 11 177.1 60.0 237.0 15 110.3 1,829.0 1,939.2
Sabah 3 129.2 31.1 160.3 13 43.8 11.1 54.9
Negeri Sembilan 12 33.8 101.1 134.9 40 199.6 387.5 587.2
Terengganu 3 2.9 12.3 15.1 11 77.5 1,106.9 1,184.4
Perlis 1 0.0 13.1 13.1 1 1.9 0.0 1.9
W.P. Kuala Lumpur 3 4.3 0.0 4.3 10 34.2 6.2 40.4
Kelantan 1 1.4 0.0 1.4 6 18.5 5.9 24.5
Melaka 2 0.8 0.5 1.3 42 598.9 186.7 785.6
W.P. Labuan - - - - 1 19.6 0.0 19.6
Total 214 1,267.7 4,957.4 6,225.1 721 7,090.2 14,015.0 21,105.2

Note: Due to rounding, figures presented in this table may not add up precisely to the totals provided
(R) : Revised figures

Jan-Mar 2019 : US$1 = RM4.08

2018 : US$1 = RM4.14

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Projects Approved by Major Industry, January - March 2019 and 2018

Ringgit Malaysia - RM

Industry Jan - Mar 2019 2018
No. Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Proposed Capital Investment (RM) No. Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Proposed Capital Investment (RM)
Electronics &Electrical Products 31 216.2 15,401.3 15,617.5 56 467.1 10,712.6 11,179.6
Paper,Printing & Publishing 10 652.2 2,303.8 2,956.0 30 449.1 4,987.2 5,436.4
Transport Equipment 11 1,156.8 630.7 1,787.4 61 1,217.9 691.8 1,909.6
Plastic Products 21 710.4 220.9 931.3 61 682.2 1,182.0 1,864.2
Natural Gas 1 506.8 126.7 633.5 - - - -
Chemical & Chemical Products 23 225.9 350.0 575.8 68 564.0 4,436.1 5,000.1
Food Manufacturing 25 250.3 273.5 523.8 63 1,293.6 514.8 1,808.4

US Dollar - USD

Industry Jan - Mar 2019 2018
No. Domestic Investment (USD) Foreign Investment (USD) Total Proposed Capital Investment (USD) No. Domestic Investment (USD) Foreign Investment (USD) Total Proposed Capital Investment (USD)
Electronics &Electrical Products 31 53.0 3,774.8 3,827.8 56 112.8 2,587.6 2,700.4
Paper,Printing & Publishing 10 159.9 564.7 724.5 30 108.5 1,204.6 1,313.1
Transport Equipment 11 283.5 154.6 438.1 61 294.2 167.1 461.3
Plastic Products 21 174.1 54.1 228.3 61 164.8 285.5 450.3
Natural Gas 1 124.2 31.1 155.3 - - - -
Chemical & Chemical Products 23 55.4 85.8 141.1 68 136.2 1,071.5 1,207.7
Food Manufacturing 25 61.4 67.0 128.4 63 312.5 124.3 436.8

Note*: Due to rounding, figures presented in this table may not add up precisely to the totals provided

Jan - Mar 2019 : US$1 = RM4.08

2018 : US$1 = RM4.14

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