Infrastructure Construction Industry in Malaysia: An Overview 2017

Throughout the observed period of 2010 – 2016, infrastructure construction projects in Malaysia experienced 2 peaks, once in 2012 and another in 2016. The increase in project values in 2016 represents a 7-year high as Malaysia enters into the 11th Malaysian Plan (11MP) for the period of 2016 -2020 which is the last stretch towards transforming Malaysia into a high-income nation.

Building Construction Industry in Malaysia : An Overview 2017

The RM 80.1 billion building construction subsector measured in project value is heavily driven by the private sector with about 70% ownership of building projects residing with the private sector in 2016. Building construction projects by the public sector are traditionally the lowest which was measured at 6.1% in the same year.