Manufacturing Sector is incredibly large and extremely imperative within the Malaysian economy. It contributed thirty seventh to the gross domestic product (GDP) in Malaysian economy as per statistic, and around two million were employed within the manufacturing sector in Malaysia in 2019.

The manufacturing sector encompasses the electrical and electronic industries, furniture, plastic, rubber, automobile, metal industries, textile and garment factories etc. The workers are mainly from Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Myanmar, Nepal and the Philippines.