ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Oct 2013

In October 2013, the government of Malaysia announced a change in private-sector financial support.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Office of the Prime Minister: the 2014 Budget Speech
Available at: http://www.pmo.gov.my/home.php?menu=speech&page=1908&news_id=680&speech_cat=2

Malaysia Productivity Corporation: Productivity performance of the agricultural sector, page 78
Available at: http://www.mpc.gov.my/mpc/images/file/APR/APR20142015/Chapter5.pdf


Inception date: 01 Jan 2014 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2015
Still in force

Loan guarantee

On 25 October 2013 Malaysia's Prime Minister held the 2014 budget speech announcing the allocation of RM 2.4 billion (ca. USD 548 million) in subsidies and incentives for the paddy, fertilizer and fishing industry for the year 2014. Subsidies in the paddy industry for the year 2014 have included a government guaranteed minimum price of RM 1,200 (ca. USD 274) per tonne from the 1 January 2014.