Monday, October 31, 2011

BORNEO POST: Mukhriz offers two options to auto companies affected by Thai floods

Even Borneo feels the effects of the Thai flooding…

Mukhriz offers two options to auto companies affected by Thai floods

He said they could either use the existing capacity in Malaysia to support their factories in Thailand in order to complete their parts and components for overseas exports, or look at Malaysia as a base to manufacture more of these components.

“We understand that these companies must ensure that their operations are not affected by the floods but at the same time, we must be careful as we don’t want to be seen as taking advantage of our neighbour’s situation,” he said yesterday.
Mukhriz said the ministry had received enquiries from companies from all sectors including automotive that were affected by the Thai floods.