The World & Beyond
"Export-Import Bank of Malaysia Berhad (EXIM Bank) was incorporated on 29 August 1995 as a government-owned Development Financial Institution (DFI), tasked with delivering effective financing and takaful solutions for cross-border ventures. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Minister of Finance Incorporated (Inc.), the Bank was established to promote reverse investment and export of strategic sectors such as capital goods, infrastructure projects, shipping, value added manufactured products and to facilitate the entry of Malaysian companies to new markets, particularly to the non-traditional markets."
As an agency under the purview of the Ministry of Finance, EXIM Bank’s mandated role, as specified by the Government, is to provide credit facilities to finance and support exports and imports of goods, services and overseas projects with emphasis on non-traditional markets, in addition to providing export credit insurance services, export financing insurance, overseas investments insurance and guarantee facilities.
The Bank’s clientele consists of large corporations, SMEs, foreign governments and foreign companies and covers all sectors ranging from trading, manufacturing, infrastructure right down to agro-based businesses.