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JOHOR, The Pride of Malaysia
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A Frost & Sullivan Executive Summary

Facts and Figures

State No. Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Proposed Capital Investment (RM)
Terengganu 11 320.9 4,582.5 4,903.4
Pahang 15 456.5 7,571.9 8,028.4
Selangor 241 1 8,110.4 10,837.0 18,947.4
Sarawak 11  6,400.6 2,259.1 1 8,659.7
Pulau Pinang 108 2,087.6 3,693.4 5,781.0
Johor 144 6,474.6 24,040.1 30,514.7
Negeri Sembilan 40 826.4 1,604.4 2,430.8
Kedah 41 759.5 1,160.1 2,535.0
Perak 37 949.1 937.8 1,886.9
Melaka 42 2,479.3 773.1 3,252.4
W.P. Labuan 1 81.0 0.0 81.0
Sabah 13 181.4 45.9 227.3
Kelantan 6 76.7 24.6 101.2
W.P. Kuala Lumpur 10 141.4 25.6 167.1
Perlis 1 8.0 0.0 8.0
Total 721 29,353.5 58,022.1 87,375.6
State No. Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Proposed Capital Investment (RM)
Terengganu 4 37.5 35.6 73.1
Pahang 19 2,138.9 823.1 2,962.0
Selangor 202 3,427.6 2,164.9 5,592.5
Serawak 20 10,182.9 351.5 10,534.4
Pulau Pinang 120 2,271.4 8,540.5 10,811.9
Johor 146 16,825.1 5,102.7 21,927.8
Negeri Sembilan 28 382.3 724.1 1,106.5
Kedah 41 1,374.9 1,160.1 2,535.0
Perak 45 1,673.1 334.0 2,007.1
Melaka 37 2,396.9 2,257.8 4,654.7
W.P. Labuan
Sabah 14 740.2 45.0 785.2
Kelantan 1 4.2 0.0 4.2
W.P. Kuala Lumpur 7 161.9 3.6 165.5
Perlis 3 525.0 0.0 525.0
Total 687 42,141.8 21,543.0 63,684.8
Industry Number Employment Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Capital Investment (RM)
Petroleum Products (Inc. Petrochemicals) 3 600 14,322,067,390 302,407,902 14,624,475,292
Non-Metallic Mineral Products 11 1,641 945,594,106 2,360,254,394 3,305,848,500
Chemical & Chemical Products 9 1,057 769,232,229 1,317,509,137 2,086,741,366
Electronics & Electrical Products 35 2,520 27,668,712 426,529,674 454,198,386
Food Manufacturing 17 1,025 278,432,064 94,153,728 372,585,792
Plastic Products 11 703 47,192,452 175,868,228 223,060,680
Fabricated Metal Products 18 907 82,928,691 132,103,966 215,032,657
Beverages & Tobacco 5 322 119,295,835 1,387,550 120,683,385
Furniture & Fixtures 7 381 48,220,062 59,000,000 107,220,062
Miscellaneous 3 174 36,537,250 57,738,431 94,275,681
Transport Equipment 4 173 56,466,022 10,335,653 66,801,675
Machinery & Equipment 10 136 21,554,108 44,597,657 66,151,765
Scientific & Measuring Equipment 2 0 0 63,991,700 63,991,700
Wood & Wood Products 5 262 22,767,520 28,550,091 51,317,611
Textiles & Textile Products 3 158 44,028,260 0 44,028,260
Rubber Products 1 74 0 26,500,000 26,500,000
Basic Metal Products 1 15 3,080,000 0 3,080,000
Paper,Printing & Publishing 1 26 0 1,780,800 1,780,800
146 10,174 16,825,064,700 5,102,708,912 21,927,773,612
Location Number Employment Domestic Investment (RM) Foreign Investment (RM) Total Capital Investment (RM)
Pengerang 2 591 14,993,946,880 32,453,120 15,026,400,000
Johor Bahru 10 1,724 715,933,072 1,036,817,330 1,752,750,402
Tanjung Langsat Industrial Complex 4 243 29,538,998 1,357,892,676 1,387,431,674
Nusajaya 8 557 137,630 1,276,359,954 1,276,497,584
Pasir Gudang IE 9 531 150,812,691 228,634,782 379,447,473
Pontian 1 0 0 302,407,902 302,407,902
Senai 12 1,077 165,665,715 95,100,195 260,765,910
Kota Tinggi 3 81 225,040,000 11,920,000 236,960,000
Indahpura IE (Kws beralamat KP I-Park) 6 449 762,500 182,655,304 183,417,804
Ulu Tiram 16 551 101,843,818 67,063,572 168,907,390
Tanjong Agas IE 1 700 0 111,000,000 111,000,000
Senai II IE 3 420 0 89,080,144 89,080,144
Muar 9 512 75,229,061 10,389,509 85,618,570
Senai III IE 2 332 0 74,253,800 74,253,800
Masai 4 153 49,000,246 16,387,550 65,387,796
Sri Gading IE 5 238 55,293,260 3,805,290 59,098,550
Pekan Nenas 3 104 57,055,544 720,000 57,775,544
Gelang Patah 2 20 7,895,000 49,026,000 56,921,000
Kulai 4 194 36,670,245 18,957,453 55,627,698
Tebrau I IE 8 142 0 41,905,095 41,905,095
Nusa Cemerlang Ind.Park 5 367 13,065,677 27,262,724 40,328,401
Batu Pahat 3 99 28,663,137 8,433,880 37,097,017
Mersing 1 81 33,000,000 0 33,000,000
Tebrau II Ph I IE 1 197 0 29,016,855 29,016,855
Pagoh IE 2 83 19,908,240 0 19,908,240
Kulaijaya 1 56 17,330,100 0 17,330,100
Larkin IE/Dato Onn IE 1 125 16,447,114 0 16,447,114
Pasir Gudang MIEL 2 49 0 12,780,800 12,780,800
Senai I IE 1 0 0 11,224,878 11,224,878
Ledang 1 92 7,247,155 0 7,247,155
Segamat II IE 1 35 6,800,000 0 6,800,000
Other Areas 1 52 0 5,900,000 5,900,000
Parit Raja 1 52 5,091,619 0 5,091,619
Pontian IE 1 66 4,477,561 497,507 4,975,068
Tangkak 1 0 3,700,000 0 3,700,000
Benut 1 106 3,109,438 0 3,109,438
Sekudai 1 34 1,400,000 0 1,400,000
Tampoi 5 61 0 600,000 600,000
Indahpura 1 0 0 162,591 162,591
Pasir Gudang 2 0 0 0 0
Senai IV IE 1 0 0 0 0
146 10,174 16,825,064,700 5,102,708,912 21,927,773,612
Country Number Potential Employment Foreign Equity (RM) Foreign Investment (RM)
Australia 5 190 10,500,000 1,256,429,478
China 3 1,311 2,970,000 998,668,450
United States 3 119 600,002 719,730,696
Singapore 52 3,602 93,384,259 717,602,181
Korea 2 339 433,000,000 433,000,000
Netherlands 2 52 500,000 308,307,902
United Kingdom 4 227 610,500 200,858,944
France 2 43 4,186,000 124,692,676
Taiwan 9 393 8,648,600 117,019,024
Germany 3 95 5,300,000 61,787,956
Others 4 217 1,285,120 51,257,011
Switzerland 2 41 0 49,571,600
Japan 6 97 0 20,366,878
Denmark 1 0 0 14,965,700
Canada 1 55 8,386,235 9,386,235
HongKong 1 1 0 8,630,301
Cyprus 1 76 5,318,160 8,433,880
Rep of Ireland 1 60 0 2,000,000
Rep of Yemen 1 0 0 0
Total 574,688,876 5,102,708,912

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and The Annual Rate of Growth (Based on Constant Price 2010) Johor State, 2011-2015

SECTOR 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
% RM
(000,000)
%
 Agriculture, Forestry, Fishery 13.352 16.9 13.836 16.5 14.165 16.1 14.654 15.6 14.722 14.9
Change (%) 6.8 3.6 2.4 3.4 0.5
Mining and Quarrying 237 0.3 282 0.3 323 0.4 366 0.4 405 0.4
Change (%) 4.3 18.8 14.4 13.5 10.4
 Manufacturing 24.637 31.2 26.048 31.0 27.159 30.9 28.703 30.6 30.397 30.7
 Change (%) 4.7 5.7 4.3 5.7 5.9
 Construction 2.686 3.4 3.153 3.8 3.404 3.9 4.538 4.8 5.725 5.8
 Change (%) -0.8 17.4 8.0 33.3 26.2
Services 37.315 47.3 39.935 47.5 41.645 47.3 44.457 47.5 46.506 47.0
 Change (%) 8.3 7.0 4.3 6.8 4.6
Import Duties 717 0.9 795 0.9 1.277 1.5 946 1.0 1.126 1.1
GDP Johor 78.946 100.0 84.050 100.0 87.974 100 93.665 100 98.880 100
Change (%)  6.5 6.5 4.7 6.5 5.6

Source: Department of Statistic, Malaysia

Johor
Administrative Divisions State
Arabic Honorific Johor Darul Ta’zim‎
جوهر دارالتّعظيم
Negeri dan Jajahan Takluk Johor Darul Takzim
Other Transcription
  • Malay : Johor
  • Jawi : جوهر
  • Chinese : 柔佛
  • Tamil : ஜொகூர்
Flag  
Coat of Arms  
Motto Kepada Allah Berserah
كڤد الله برسره
(To Allah We Surrender)
Anthem Lagu Bangsa Johor
لاڬو بڠسا جوهر
(Johor State Anthem)
Coordiantes 1°29′14″N 103°46′52″E
Capital Johor Bahru
Royal Capital Muar
Government
 Area 19,210km2 (7,420 sq mi)
 Population (2015)
  •  Total : 3,553,600
  • Density 174 / km2 (450 / sq mi)
  • Demonym : Johorean / Johorian
 Major Ethnic Groups Malays, Chinese, Indian, Kadazans, Ibans
 Major Languages Bahasa Malaysia (Official Language), English, Mandarin, Tamil
 Major Religions Islam, Budhism, Christianity, Hinduism
 Time GMT +8 US Eastern Standard Time +13 hours
 Climate Tropical – warm an sunny throughout the year. Daily temperatures range from 33°C (90°F) in the afternoon to 22°C (70°F) during the night.
 Currency Ringgit Malaysia (RM) which is divided into 100 sen.
 Exchange Rate The ringgit exchange rate operates on a managed-float regime against a trade-weighted basket of currencies.