National Biomass Strategy Delivery Unit:
Promote, Coordinate and Facilitate the Business and Investment Opportunities in Malaysia's Biomass Based Industries
(Tagline: One Government Agency for Biomass)
The National Biomass Strategy Delivery Unit aims to integrate all activities for all Malaysian biomass, to ensure smooth delivery through close collaboration with Ministries, Agencies, Academia and Industry. It is a one-stop point of contact for all biomass utilisation activities and to monitor and help execute initiatives and Entry Point Projects (EPPs) related to biomass utilisation.
The objectives of the Unit is aligned to the Government's efforts to achieve developed Nation status by 2020. For a start, the Unit was looking at the palm oil sector, which is already one of the nation's strongest assets that generates a huge amount of biomass. The Unit will scan for opportunities in the biomass industry to create new high value industries and new jobs for Malaysians, to contribute additional Gross National Income (GNI) to the economy and to develop local firms into leaders.