List of top companies in Malaysia

Malaysia is bustling with business opportunities. Every day new companies are emerging; some are seeing great successes and others are engaged with their utmost efforts and techniques to reach the top. Coming up front as a nation that offers great business and living opportunities, companies seem to be thriving in Malaysia. With that ongoing thrive, competition among companies is also increasing. So being a top company in such tight competition is tough in real scenarios.

As corporate competitions are in the close figure in Malaysian business atmosphere, it often gets tough to rank companies when there are so many companies with different niches, all with a single vision, to achieve the highest success in the corporate world. If you are an interested individual who would like to try the luck to establish a company in Malaysia, the listing of top companies in this article will surely give you an upper hand of corporate scenario in this country.

Therefore, with no further delay, let us give a glance on the list of top companies in Malaysia. To keep things organized and more convenient, we have categorized seven major business niches. Under each niche, we got the top 10 renowned companies actively working with various projects in Malaysia.

Top companies in Malaysia

IT Companies

Information technology industries are flourishing the most in Malaysia. Every year thousands of new tech-based startups are getting registered in this nation. Most of these companies come up with their own innovations and productive strategy to meet local demands and bring up their brand name in international market.

  1. Ballard chalmers
  2. Rootsquare Technologies
  3. Nimble AppGenie
  4. Suria Labs
  5. Synverse
  6. Team4solution Web and Mobile App Development Agency
  7. Win-Pro Consultancy Pte Ltd
  8. wizlynx group
  9. Mesiniaga Berhad
  10. AppAsia Berhad

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Construction and civil engineering businesses

These sectors in Malaysia are directly involved for the infrastructure developments of the nation. They are equally showing their versatile techniques and superior knowledges on building technologies to international clients for last many years.

  1. UEM Group Berhad
  2. YTL Corporation Berhad
  3. IJM Corporation Berhad
  4. Gamuda Berhad
  5. Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad (MRCB)
  6. WCT Holding Berhad
  7. One Space Design Group
  8. WCE Holding Berhad
  9. Hock Seng Lee Berhad (HSL)
  10. Mudajaya Group Berhad

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Tourism industries

Malaysia is already famous for their tourist culture. Keeping that at an advantage side, many leading companies have emerged over time which provide world class tour and travel services in Malaysia to domestic as well as foreign clients.

  1. Exodus Travels
  2. Intrepid Travels
  3. G Adventures
  4. True Travels
  5. Adventoro Travel
  6. Trafalgar
  7. Explore!
  8. Peregrine Adventures
  9. National Geographic Journey
  10. SpiceRoads Cycling

Food and beverage industries

Another giant sector that Malaysia sees big profit is its food and beverage industries. Many companies have dedicated their focus on manufacturing processed foods and gourmet items to satisfy national and international clients’ tests buds.

  1. Kawan Food Berhad
  2. BOH Plantations
  3. Felda Global Ventures Holdings
  4. The Italian Baker
  5. Kart's
  6. Mamee Double-Decker
  7. Polar Ice Cream
  8. Munchy's
  9. Ramly Group
  10. Green master global fine food SDN BHD

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Fashion industries

Although being a Muslim major nation, Malaysia seems to be ready to break open form traditional cocoons. The nation is now more focused on fashions and apparels. Fashion industries as a result opened up the door for international consumers in recent years.

  1. Pestle & Mortar
  2. Wear Òbliq
  3. Gifted Clothing
  4. The Swagger Salon
  5. Horský
  6. The Garment
  7. Tarik Jeans
  8. Alamak Co.
  9. Rated Studio
  10. Attack Apparel

Ecommerce businesses

With the progress of technology, peoples are getting more and more depend on electronic gadgets and apps. As the society is getting busier, ecommerce businesses seem to be taking this situation in their favor. As a result, various ecommerce businesses are coming up into the scene, with more conveniences and facilities for local and overseas users.


Resource mining companies

Malaysia is a resourceful nation. The land of this nation comes with rich minerals. Minerals like coal, gold, tin, iron ore, copper etc. are in abundance. Malaysian as well as foreign mining companies are taking this as a fortune. With that in mind, many resource mining companies have set their station in this nation to carry out business in this nation.

  1. Genesis Force Sdn Bhd
  2. Pasir Emas Mining Sdn Bhd.
  3. Raub Australian Gold Mining Sdn Bhd
  4. HWG Tin Mining Sdn Bhd
  5. Ibam Mining Sdn Bhd
  6. Malaco Mining Sdn Bhd
  7. Pasir Emas Mining Sdn Bhd.
  8. S.E.K. (M) Sdn Bhd
  9. Segar Padu (M) Sdn Bhd
  10. Tajau Makmur Sdn Bhd

There are many other business sectors that are rapidly growing in Malaysia. companies related to corporate business services, agricultural industries, Microfinance industries, export import companies, companies that comply medical tools and services etcetera are equally flourishing in this nation.

Such progress in commerce and the economy has positive impacts on foreign investors.  The result is therefore obvious. International investment companies like Nestle for food and consumer goods, Dell, Hp, Intel, Microsoft, PayPal etc. from the technological sector, Felda Global Ventures Holdings, The Italian Baker etc. under F&B industries and many more, are racing forward in national and global business environment. 

Lastly, when it comes of competitional state, companies in Malaysia are extremely competitive. To keep that in mind, when you tend to register a company in Malaysia, it is wise that you better keep such tough corporal race in mind, conduct all required governmental process as recommended and carry out business with full potential and dedication. Only than a company in Malaysia can reach at the top position.


What are the top business sectors in Malaysia in 2020?

At the beginning of 2020, technology companies, food and beverage industries, fashion and apparel companies and real estate business seem to have better demands.

Is it possible to register a tourism business in Malaysia as a foreigner?

Yes, it is possible. In that case as a foreigner, you have to go through LLC company registration procedures recommended by the SSM and your business consultant in Malaysia.

What are the biggest company in Malaysia?

There are many company giants operating in Malaysia. But the biggest of all so far is the Public Bank Berhad followed by CIMB Group, Sime Darby Berhad, Axiata Group Berhad and Petronas Chemicals Group.

How many multinational companies are there in Malaysia?

There are over 5,000 MNC companies operating in Malaysia.

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