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					               the MalaysIa 2011-15
               BusIness FoReCast RepoRt
                “Weaker In 2011”
                    Just published by award-winning forecasters Business Monitor International (BMI),
    an influential new analysis of Malaysia’s political, economic, financial and industry prospects through end-2015.




The MalaysIa 2011-15 BusIness FoReCast RepoRt advises senior business planners, strategists
and economists at leading national and multinational companies operating in Malaysia (see customer list below) on the
principal risks and opportunities facing their business over a 5-year forecast horizon through end-2015.

use thIs RepoRt to Manage
youR CoMpany’s RIsk pRoFIle
                                                                                               the MalaysIa 2011-15
„ Market assessment: Forecast your company’s                                                   BusIness FoReCast RepoRt
  growth and profitability over 2011 and beyond,                                               “Weaker In 2011”

  using BMI’s 5-year forecasts for Malaysia’s
  economy, business environment and leading
                                                                           puBlIsheD By BusIness MonItoR InteRnatIonal ltD
  industries                                                               InCluDes 5-yeaR FoReCast to enD-2015


„ Market Development: Benchmark long-term
  growth assumptions, using BMI’s 10-year
  market forecasts for Malaysia and the global
  economy

„ Risk Mitigation: Measure political and business
  environment risks to your company, using BMI’s
  Business Environment Risk Ratings

„ hedge: Manage currency volatility and input
  price risks, using BMI’s exchange rate and
  commodity price forecasts

„ Business opportunities: Target opportunities                             ISSN 1748-2380



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  Corporate and financial institutions that                                                                          What our customers say...
  rely on BMI’s Business Forecast Reports:                                                                           The Macroeconomic Overview and
  • ABB Holdings Sdn Bhd               • IBM Malaysia Sdn Bhd                                                        Executive Summaries are some of
  • Abbott Laboratories (M) Sdn Bhd    • Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange                                                 the most accurate available and are
  • B Braun Medical Supplies Sdn Bhd   • L’Oreal Malaysia Sdn Bhd                                                    useful in planning future business




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  • Bank Negara Malaysia               • Malaysia Airports Sdn Bhd
                                                                                                                     objectives and targets. The ‘deep
  • BASF Malaysia Sdn Bhd              • Maybank Bhd
  • Compeer Technology (M) Sdn Bhd     • Negara Properties (M) Berhad                                                dive’ approach to economic outlook
  • CSR Building Materials Sdn Bhd     • Paling Industries Sdn Bhd                                                   is also very useful.
  • DHL Global Forwarding              • Puncak Niaga (M) Sdn Bhd                                                    general Manager,
     (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd                • Robert Bosch (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
  • GHL Systems Berhad                 • SKF Malaysia Sdn Bhd                                                        abbott laboratories (M) sdn Bhd,
  • Grundfos Pumps Sdn Bhd             • Technochase Sdn Bhd                                                         Malaysia.
  • Hauni (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd           • Tetra Pak Malaysia



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                the MalaysIa 2011-15
                BusIness FoReCast RepoRt
                 “Weaker In 2011”


lIst oF Contents
 polItICal outlook                                                 eConoMIC outlook

sWot analysIs                                                     the Malaysia 2011-15 Business Forecast Report features BMI
Political Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats        forecasts with supporting analysis, for end-2011, 2012, 2013,
facing Malaysia.                                                  2014 and 2015 set against government views. Underpinning our
                                                                  Malaysia forecasts are global assumptions through end-2015,
polItICal staBIlIty anD RIsk assessMent                           covering growth, inflation, employment, trade and investment,
BMI’s risk ratings assess explicit short- and long-term risks     interest and exchange rates in the US, Japan and the eurozone.
to political stability. Latest ratings, rankings and trends for
Malaysia’s risk are compared with regional and global averages.   key aReas CoveReD:
                                                                  • economic activity Real GDP growth; employment; inflation;
CuRRent aDMInIstRatIon anD polICy-MakIng                            consumption (wages, retail sales, confidence)
BMI profiles key policy-makers and power-brokers in the
                                                                  • Fiscal policy Macroeconomic strategy and implementation
government, assessing threats to the continuity of economic
                                                                    policies; government finance (revenue, expenditure, debt); tax
policy, and likely changes to the business operating
                                                                    reforms
environment through end-2015.
                                                                  • Monetary policy Interest rate trends (bank lending and deposit
FoReIgn polICy                                                      rates); inflation
BMI examines key trends and shifts in foreign relations and       • exchange Rate policy Currency controls; foreign investment
alignments with regional neighbours, the United States and          flows; exchange rates and foreign exchange reserves
Europe, focusing on external influences.                          • Balance of payments Trade; current and capital account
                                                                    balances
key BeneFIts
                                                                  • Foreign Direct Investment Foreign direct investment
1. Benchmark Malaysia’s risk profile against its neighbours         approvals and inflows; the foreign investment climate
and the global and regional average, thereby allowing easy
comparison of risks between key business markets.                 • external Debt Debt profile (short- and long-term debt; public
                                                                    and private sector exposure)
2. Identify, evaluate and anticipate political and security
risks to the business environment in Malaysia, and to your        key BeneFIts
company’s current operations and future plans.
                                                                  1. Rely upon BMI’s 100% independent forecast scenarios.
3. gain valuable insights into Malaysian government
and policy-making, through BMI’s team of analysts and             2. Exploit the benefits of BMI’s comprehensive macroeconomic
economists, and their exclusive network of private and public     database on Malaysia.
sector sources.                                                   3. Gain key insights into government economic policy.




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 BusIness envIRonMent                                                      key seCtoR outlook
Business environment Risk Rating with sWot analysis                    BMI’s independent 5-year forecasts to end-2015 and industry
Short- and long-term business environment risk ratings,                trend analyses for Malaysia’s leading industry sectors, including a
benchmarked against ratings for regional neighbours.                   selection from:
Country Competitiveness                                                -   Automotives                     -   Defence & Security
Competitiveness of Malaysia’s business operating environment           -   Food & Drink                    -   Freight Transport
in supporting corporate growth and profitability over the 5-year       -   Infrastructure                  -   Oil & Gas
forecast horizon, compared with regional neighbours.                   -   Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare    -   Telecommunications & IT

key aReas CoveReD:                                                     key aReas CoveReD:
• Domestic environment Transparency, cronyism and                      • Market overview Size, value and structure of industry; impact
  corruption; labour market flexibility; corporate tax burden;           of liberalisation and privatisation on sector performance and
  interest rate levels; access of private sector to lines of credit;     prospects; friendliness of business environment
  sophistication of banking sector and stock market; levels of         • latest Developments Review of latest projects, deals,
  business confidence; infrastructure and IT                             privatisations, mergers and acquisitions, and implications for
• Foreign Direct Investment Analysis of foreign investment               sector performance
  regime, foreign ownership laws; attractiveness of business           • Company Rankings Main industry players by local sales,
  environment to foreign investors; review of major foreign              employee size, market share and main brands, products and
  direct investments over the last 24 months, and of strategic           services
  sectors attracting most interest                                     • 5-year Industry Forecast Historic dataset (2006-2010) and
• Foreign trade Analysis of trading environment, government              BMI forecasts through end-2015, covering headline industry
  trade policy, liberalisation measures, tariffs and membership          data broken out by sub-sector
  of trade areas
                                                                       key BeneFIts
key BeneFIts                                                           1. target strategic sector-by-sector opportunities in high
1. assess your company’s evolving exposure to country-                 growth industries, attracting public expenditure and foreign
specific operational and business risks, using BMI’s in-depth          investment; identify key players and competitors driving growth,
analysis of the legal and regulatory business environment.             investment and business opportunities.
2. understand your market’s comparative strengths and                  2. Benefit from competitive intelligence on top national and
weaknesses in the key areas of commercial infrastructure and           multinational companies operating in key sectors, including
business institutions, using BMI’s proprietary global Business         analysis of recent trends in sales and market share, company
Environment Risk Rating.                                               strategies, product launches and latest deals.
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