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The 4th National Marine Industries Forum (4NMIF)

 

Sibu, Sarawak

28 September 2016

MIMA recently hosted The 4th National Marine Industries Forum (4NMIF) 2016 in Sibu, Sarawak together with the Association of Marine Industries of Malaysia (AMIM) and Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT) and the support of the State Government of Sarawak. 

MIMA has been promoting the marine industry by hosting three series of NMIF since 2010. In December 2011, the honourable Prime Minister launched the Malaysia Shipbuilding/Ship Repair Industry Strategic Plan (SBSR 2020) to put Malaysia in the league of top maritime nations. However, in view of the difficult times faced by the maritime industry, this year’s NMIF theme is “Seeking Opportunities amid Challenges.”

The event was officiated by YB Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan, Ministry of Industrial and Entrepreneur Development, Trade and Investment (MIETI) Sarawak. In his keynote address, Tan Sri Ahmad Ramli, Chairman of MIMA and President of AMIM said there were still pockets of opportunities for industry players who cared to enhance efficiency and productivity even in the present harsh business environment.


 
Tan Sri Ahmad Ramli delivering his keynote address


The 4NMIF featured three sessions namely Overview of SBSR in Malaysia, Updates on SBSR 2020, and Opportunities Beyond the Horizon. Speakers at the forum, including from Korea and Germany, shared insights, views and updates on challenges and opportunities in the industry. MIMA researcher, Cdr Ang Chin Hup (R) spoke on the Development of Ports and Shipping in Malaysia: Its Impact on the SBSR Industry.

 

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4NMIF Organising Committee Members 

 

An expo on Malaysia Marine Industries Expo 2016 (MIMEX) was also held at the Sibu Trade & Exhibition Centre as well as a panel session on the SBSR industry.  Participants managed to obtain useful insights on the opportunities available for industry players at the forum and expo.

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