Key drivers of growth are international trade and manufacturing. Malaysia is an exporter of natural and agricultural resources, the most valuable exported resource being petroleum. Other main export products are semiconductor devices, electrical goods, information and communication technology products. The country is one of the world's largest producers of palm oil.
Sectors of interest in Malaysia are:
- Energy (the government is encouraging investments in the development of renewable energy sources)
- Financial services and banking sector
- Telecommunication services
- Agriculture (processing)
Larive Malaysia is managed by Theo Bark (ex CEO of ABN-AMRO Malaysia), based in Kuala Lumpur. The team is specialised in corporate finance, partner search, market entry advice, country and sector analysis, feasibility studies and operational support in Malaysia.