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PTP was accorded with Free Zone status in 1997 and the Free Zone Authority in 1998 to administer, manage and operate its Free Zone area. The Free Zone laws are governed by Free Zone Act 1990 that is enforced by Ministry of Finance, Malaysia. The Free Zone in PTP promulgates the local container trade volumes of the port and forms part of the hinterland cargo catchment area.

Free Zone land comprises of 5 phases with a total acreage of 1,583. Phase 1 and Phase 2 which account for approximately 635 acres are developed with basic infrastructure such as electricity supply, water supply, telecommunications facilities, roads and drainage. To date, more than 80% of the developed land in phase 1 and 2 has been subleased to various local and global companies. Phase 3, 4 and 5 which constitute 948 acres, can be potentially developed to expand the current Free Zone development.

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The Free Zone area is suitable for the development of the following activities which are synergized with PTP’s container driven port business: These activities shall be clean and environment friendly.

  • Warehousing and logistics which comprise of regional procurement, consolidation, distribution and trading centers
  • Export driven light to medium scaled manufacturing industries such as food processing, packaging and other value added activities
Tenants with above profiles include the following :
errow BMW Asia Technology Centre
errow DAMCO
errow DB Schenker
errow DHL
errow Panalpina
errow Naigai Nitto
errow Pan Asia Logistics
errow Nippon Express
errow Century Total Logistics
errow Kontena Nasional
errow TASCO
errow Tiong Nam
errow Pac De Pac
errow Jibri Logistics
errow PAR International
errow Nadi Fitri
errow Geodis Wilson
errow AME
errow Axis REIT
errow RUI
errow Rancak Beta
errow Integrated Supply Chain (ISC)
errow Trinity Bliss
errow THAB
errow CIBA Vision
errow Flextronics
errow Olam International
errow JB Cocoa
errow SMC Food21
errow GCB Specialty Chocolates
errow Japan Solderless Terminal (JST)
errow Material Service Complex Malaysia (part of JX Nippon Mining & Metals Corp Group)
errow OneSubsea
errow Specialized Technology Resources
errow Indochine Bio Plastiques (ICBP)
errow Pioneer Smith

In addition other tenants below also provide port supporting services

Marine Survey
  • Prominent Marine Consultant

  • Marine navigation equipment supply, repair and maintenance
  • Navteam Asia

  • On dock container depot for container refurbishment
  • Pelepas Terminal Inland Services

  • Container cleaning services
  • Brighton Maintenance and Cleaning
    All businesses that qualify for inclusion in the Pelepas Free Zone will benefit from the following tax incentives;
    All taxes corresponding to the import of raw materials, parts,
    machinery and equipment required for operation
    100% exemption (Subject to approval by Malaysian Ministry of Finance)
    Sales tax on the purchase of goods and services 100% exemption
    All customs duties and excise duties associated with import and export of products 100% exemption
    Ownership of company 100% foreign ownership
    Foreign currency management Unrestricted
    Repatriation of funds with no currency restrictions
    Sales to the local market Up to 20% of the total sales for export processing industries and service companies. (Subject to Customs duties)

    Attractive tax incentives offered by Malaysia's Government.
    Please visit www.mida.gov.my

    Case-to-case basis and specific incentives tailored to the investors through Malaysian Industrial Development Agency (MIDA).

    Find out what is the cost of doing business in Malaysia, incentives offered, investor's guide, investment opportunities and more in this website.



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