Offsets Key Tool In Malaysian Aerospace Industry Policy

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KUALA LUMPUR—Malaysia is aiming to become the leading aerospace manufacturer in Southeast Asia, with offsets a key tool in its industry strategy. The continued use of an offset policy follows uneven experience with such rules, which require foreign suppliers to order local production that balances...
Marhalim Abas

Marhalim Abas, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, covers Southeast Asian defense. He has worked as a journalist specializing in Southeast Asia defense and security since 1994, initially with the New Straits Times newspaper.

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