Two criteria used in determining the SME definition,
(i) Business with sales turnover OR
(ii) number of full-time employees
The definition covers all sectors, namely services, manufacturing, agriculture, construction and mining and quarrying.
Manufacturing Sector: Sales turnover not exceeding RM50 million OR full-time employees not exceeding 200 workers
Services and Other Sectors: Sales turnover not exceeding RM20 million OR full-time employees not exceeding75 workers