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City Profile - Kuala Lumpur ;Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail

City Profile - Kuala Lumpur ;Comprehensive overview of the city, PEST analysis and analysis of key industries including technology, tourism and hospitality, construction and retail

Summary

Kuala Lumpur is the capital city of Malaysia and part of Greater Kuala Lumpur (GKL) or Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area. The area has a strong presence of industry and service sectors contributing about 56.7% to the national GDP. The area's economy is dominated by tourism, financial intermediation, real estate; wholesale and retail trade; hotels and restaurants.

Synopsis

“City Profile - Kuala Lumpur” provides historical and forecast data on key city level metrics along with analytical coverage of the latest political, economic, social, technological, infrastructural, legal and environmental issues affecting Kuala Lumpur. The report contains detailed tourism, retail, construction, technology and public infrastructure data and insight into economic, social, and industry trends.

Key Highlights

  • Gain a comprehensive knowledge of future economic and demographic trends and understand the performance of various sectors within the city.
  • Analyze and understand the business environment in the city to align your investment and expansion strategies.
  • The report helps to drive a conclusion in choosing a suitable city to invest or expand according to your business structure.
  • Explore new opportunities in the hospitality, tourism, construction, real estate and retail sectors.


  • Scope
    • The service sectors remain the key contributors to the regional economy - and the major employers.
    • Kuala Lumpur is a key tourist destinations in Malaysia, for both domestic and international tourists. The tourism and hospitality sectors are experiencing a healthy growth.
    Reasons to buy
    • Gain a comprehensive knowledge of future economic and demographic trends and understand the performance of various sectors within the city.
    • Analyze and understand the business environment in the city to align your investment and expansion strategies.
    • The report helps to drive a conclusion in choosing a suitable city to invest or expand according to your business structure.
    • Explore new opportunities in the hospitality, tourism, construction, real estate and retail sectors.


    City Snapshot 2
    PEST Analysis 6
    Political 6
    Economic 7
    Social 16
    Technology and Infrastructure 21
    Communications 21
    Internal Transport Networks 21
    Connectivity 22
    Airports 23
    Ports 24
    Business Environment Analysis 25
    Travel and Tourism 26
    Tourism Flows 26
    Hotels 27
    Attractions 28
    Events 28
    Construction and Real Estate 29
    Investment 29
    Real Estate Market 29
    Retail 30
    Retail Market 30
    Consumption, Income and Prices 30
    Appendix 31
    Sources 31
    Further Reading 31
    Ask the analyst 31
    About MarketLine 31
    Disclaimer 31
    List of Tables
    Table 1: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- key facts, (estimates) 2016 2Table 2: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25 9Table 3: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- economic growth (Index 2010=100), 2000-25 11Table 4: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 (US$) 13Table 5: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total) 15Table 6: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- main universities, 2016 16Table 7: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- population comparison, 2000-25 (million) 18Table 8: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- population by age, 2000-25 (% of total) 20Table 9: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- key airport indicators, 2016 23Table 10: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- passengers and flights movements at airport, 2014-2016 23Table 11: Kuala Lumpur city- office rents, Q4 2016 25Table 12: Kuala Lumpur city- Fortune Global 500 companies with main HQ in city, 2016 25Table 13: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- MICE and other events 2017-18 28
    List of Figures
    Figure 1: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- real GDP and real GDP growth, 2000-25 8Figure 2: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- economic growth (Index 2010=100), 2000-25 10Figure 3: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- GDP per capita comparison, 2000-25 12Figure 4: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- employment structure, 2000-25 (% of total) 14Figure 5: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- population comparison, 2000-25 17Figure 6: Kuala Lumpur metropolitan area- population by age, 2000-25 (% of total) 19

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