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Digital Free Trade Zone

KLIA Aeropolis DFTZ Park

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KLIA – ASEAN e-Commerce hub

KLIA Aeropolis DFTZ Park is a 70:30 joint venture between Cainiao HK (logistics arm of Alibaba Group) & Malaysia Airports, with the aim to develop a regional e-Commerce and logistics hub, within a 60 acres land. It will be Alibaba Group’s 1st Electronic World Trade Platform (eWTP) outside of China.

PROJECT IMPACT

 

GDP
~USD10.1 billion (by 2029)

 

Jobs Created
115,500 (by 2029)

 

Cargo Volume
Double to 1.3 million tonnes p.a. by 2028

 

Freighter flights
To double by 2028

 

Airlines connectivity
To improve

 

Route profitability
To improve

 

Development of DFTZ, the single largest catalytic impact on Malaysia’s air cargo industry over three phases

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PILOT PHASE
KLIA Air Cargo Terminal 1 (KACT1)

Anchored by POS Aviation & Lazada

 
  • Built to enhance the cargo ecosystem via special handling, with a focus on 3 core business areas; Crossdock / Express Handling, e-Commerce & Coolport
  • Operational commencement: 2017
PHASE ONE
KLIA Aeropolis DFTZ Park
 

Anchored by Cainiao HK, logistics arm of Alibaba Group
 
  • A 30:70 JV between MAHB and Cainiao HK
  • >1.2 million sqft GFA for cargo terminal, sorting centre, warehouse and operations office
  • Targeted operational commencement: 2020
PHASE TWO
KLIA Aeropolis Logistics Park (Beyond 2022)

Future Expansion


 
  • Integrated logistics activities within an industrial precinct i.e. regional distribution centres, modern warehouses, light-manufacturing and assembly.
  • Multimodal transportation hub
     
     

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