Message From Chairman of Halal Development Corporation Berhad (HDC)
It is with great pleasure for Halal Development Corporation Berhad (HDC) to introduce the first Halal Directory of Malaysia. This is another milestone achieved towards the maturity of the halal industry.
HDC had over the years developed the halal infrastructure and encouraged halal business. This comprehensive directory will further provide total halal value chain and at the same time develop competitive halal companies.
A comprehensive compilation of information on the halal market players, this Halal Directory is the reference point for the on boarding of new players and for industry players looking for business expansion and opportunities.
This directory will also provide valuable information to international players who want to expand their footprint in Malaysia.
Halal market players from the conventional food & beverage industry to the emerging markets of pharmaceutical, cosmetic and personal care, logistic, hospitality services and medical devices are included in the Directory, addressing the entire supply chain from raw materials to processing and retail.
This directory will not only promote active participation from businesses or manufacturers, it is also for consumers to attain information on available Halal brands.
We see and important role of this directory in furthering the halal business to be competitive. These businesses will gain tremendously in an estimated global halal market by USD30 trillion in the year 2030.
DATO’ MAHMUD ABBAS
Halal Development Corporation Berhad