Malaysian businesses remain confident and are optimistic about the benefits and opportunities for international trade. This is despite difficulties such as the resurgence of Covid-19, the decline in consumer demand and protectionism.
Additionally, these difficulties and the events of 2020, has not dampened the inclination of most Malaysian businesses to invest to grow. These were some of the findings of HSBC’s global survey ‘Navigator: Now, next and how’.
This latest report gauges business sentiment and expectations on trade activity and business growth, surveyed more than 10,000 companies across 39 markets in the world, including Malaysia.