about northern corridor economic region (Koridor Utara)


The states of Kedah, Perak, Perlis, and Pulau Pinang form the Northern Corridor Economic Region (Koridor Utara). Koridor Utara focuses on accelerating economic growth and elevating income levels in northern Peninsular Malaysia with the objective of becoming a world-class economic region by the year 2025.

Koridor Utara leverages on the existing economic achievements of the region in electronics, tourism and agriculture, as well as its strategic location bordering Thailand and facing the Malacca Straits.