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Muar wood-based industry expects to lose RM500 mil in revenue due to MCO

11-05-2020
Furniture businesses, wood products, wood-based panels, manufacturing, impact, coronavirus, COVID-19, MCO, Muar, Malaysia

Furniture businesses and related players in the wood-based industry in Muar, Johor have been affected in the first quarter of this year, expecting to lose about RM500 million in revenue due to the Movement Control Order (MCO), reported The Edge Markets. Muar Furniture Association president Ong Yeou Huan said that as the wood-based industry is …

Sabah timber players call for partial production and shipping of ready goods to be allowed

09-04-2020
Sabah Timber Industries Association, STIA, partial production, movement control order, MCO, Malaysia

Sabah Timber Industries Association (STIA) is calling for the state government to allow partial production amid the movement control order (MCO) and to export goods that are ready for shipment, reported Malay Mail. President Chua Yeong Perng in a statement today said it was vital for the state government to consider STIA’s suggestions as …

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