Where is the world’s First Digital Free Trade Zone

The first Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) launched in 2017 in collaboration with Alibaba Group founder and executive chairman (Jack Ma). The Digital Free Trade Zone will put Malaysia on the map as a regional hub for internet-based enterprises to thrive.


  • USD 25 billion in exports by 2025
  • 60,000 jobs by 2025

The DFTZ located at KLIA Aeropolis and Kuala Lumpur Internet City (“KLIC”). KLIA Aeropolis is the first eFulfilment hub of DFTZ and Kuala Lumpur Internet City (“KLIC”) is for The first Satellite Services hub of DFTZ

E-Fulfilment Hub

  • Warehouses with latest technology including sorting, shelving and pick-pack facilities
  • LIU (Light Industrial Units) to allow for minor repair, assembly prior to shipping goods
  • Customs inspection & quarantine area
  • Category specific facilities like secure warehouse, temperature controlled storage and other facilities


Satellite Services Hub (Kuala Lumpur Internet City)

The Satellite Services Hub of DFTZ is the premier digital hub for global and local internet-related companies targeting Southeast Asia. KLIC will be home to key players within the internet ecosystem to facilitate end-to-end support, networking and knowledge-sharing to drive innovation in the internet economy and the eCommerce industry.

  • Office space including co-working spaces
  • O2O (offline to online) showrooms
  • MICE facilities, training centres
  • Creative design elements, eco-friendly buildings
  • Large open spaces for community activities



  • Government – Customs clearance, quarantine, permits, industry compliance, cross border trade advisory and others
  • Business services – Warehousing & fulfilment, freight forwarding, last mile delivery, return s handling, payment, insurance, web hosting, IT and others

* source: https://mydftz.com/