Market Development Grant (MDG)


Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE)


Assisting exporters in their efforts to promote Malaysian made products or services globally

Funding Amount

RM 300,000 (lifetime)

Claim Method

The claim is in the form of reimbursable grant, meaning the applicant have to spend their money and later can claim for the grant. The claim will be transferred to the applicant company’s account.

Purpose of Financing


  1. Small And Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
  2. Professional Service Providers (Sole Proprietor Or Partnership)
  3. Trade & Industry Associations, Chambers Of Commerce Or Professional Bodies
  4. Co-operatives

Scope of Funding

. Physical Events

  • Participation in International Trade Fairs or Exhibitions held in Malaysia/Overseas
  • Participation in Trade & Investment Missions (TIM) or Export Acceleration Missions (EAM)
  • Participation in International Conferences Held Overseas
  • Listing Fees for Made in Malaysia Products in Supermarkets or Hypermarkets or Retail Centres or Boutique Outlets Located Overseas

2. Virtual Events

  • Participation in Virtual International Trade Fairs In Malaysia Or Overseas
  • Participation In Business To Business (B2B) Meetings Related To Virtual Trade Investment Missions And Export Acceleration Missions

3. Additional Activities Undertaken from 1 January 2021 – 31 December 2021:

  • Financial Compensation for Cancellation / Postponements of Trade Fair / Exhibition Locally or Overseas
  • Reimbursement on Logistic Cost for Sending Malaysian Product Overseas
  • International Certification for Exports
  • Registration of Intellectual Property (IP) for International Market
  • Advertising & Promotion (A&P) Expenses for Exports

Application Procedure

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