KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 17 — The National Aerospace Industry Corporation Malaysia (Naico Malaysia), an agency under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (Miti), will spur the development of the industry’s ecosystem, and ensure cohesion and coordination of initiatives implemented under the Malaysian Aerospace Industry Blueprint (MAIB) 2030 and Aerospace Industry Framework of the 12th Malaysia Plan (12MP)

MAIB 2030 aspires to position Malaysia as a regional aerospace hub and integral part of the global aerospace supply chain while 12MP focuses on aerospace digital technology, Industry 4.0, ecosystem and human capital development.

Senior Minister cum International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said as the national aerospace development agency, Naico Malaysia will leverage supply chain knowledge, technical know-how and industry experience of prominent members who will serve on the Board of Trustees.

“Collaboration and partnerships with relevant agencies such as the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) and Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) will be elevated to increase strategic and quality aerospace investments to help regional and global integration of the local supply chain through which opportunities for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), particularly Bumiputera SMEs abound,” he said in a statement, today. Read more