According to the Free Zone Act 1990, “Free Zone” means any part of Malaysia declared to a Free Commercial Zone or a Free Industrial Zone.
A Free Commercial Zone is a Free Zone is designated area to perform commercial activities that include trading (excluding retail trade), breaking bulk, grading, repacking, relabeling and transit.
A Free Industrial Zone is a Free Zone that is a gazette area meant for manufacturing activities.
Payment of duties and taxes for goods brought into or placed in the Free Zones are not required. However, a declaration of entrance and exit must be performed by the clearance agents.
The documents required are as follows:
|Overseas Import into FZ||K8|
|Domestic FZ to FZ||K8||Declaration is not done by DHL Express Malaysia|
|PCA to FZ||K2|
|FZ to PCA||K1|
|FZ to Bonded Warehouse||K8|
|FZ to LMW||K1|
|LMW to FZ||K2|
|FZ to Overseas||K2|
It is the responsibility of the companies that are situated in the Free Zones to have a document control process with regards to shipment movement. DHL Express will only provide the copy of the Invoice, Waybill and the Declaration Form to the companies during shipment delivery.