Economic Fundamental

Perlis spares no waste effort in creating a conducive environment for foreign investment.

As a small state the relationship between agencies is very close, therefore the processing period for the project approval is efficient and fast.

The state is aggressively providing strong and supportive assistance to all its investors. Its infrastructural facilities are on par with modern day needs. The abundance of natural and human resources makes investment in Perlis a feasible and viable package.

Facts and Figures

Area : 810 sq.km
Population : 227, 501 people
GDP : RM 1.613 billion
Income : RM 12, 585 per capita

GDP Contribution by Sector

Agriculture : 58.9%
Mining : 0.9%
Manufacturing : 12.2%
Construction : 1.8%
Services : 26.2%