The Malaysian Handicraft Development Corporation (MHDC), incorporated in 1979, was entrusted with the responsibility of developing and promoting the local craft industry. Its vision is to be the catalyst in the development and promotion of a strong and viable craft industry. Strategies adopted by MHDC are to ensure that the craft industry will also contribute to the economy of the nation, including developing potential craft entrepreneurs.

The roles of the Malaysian Handicraft Development Corporation are as follows:

  • Develop and where needed, encourage and restore skills and traditional craftsmanship
  • Develop, encourage progress and uphold standards of the handicraft industry in various ways, including providing research, advisory and expansion services
  • Drive, orientation and assist existing craftsmen towards usage of modern techniques in production, management and marketing
  • Control, increase and improve qualities, and maintain the standard and production of handicraft products for the local and international market
  • Develop marketing and exportation of handicraft products

For KLFWKND 2015, Kraftangan Malaysia will be presenting an amazingly elaborate, visually rich and intricate Heritage Collection of traditional Malaysian textiles from exquisitely hand drawn Batik to hand-woven Tenun and Songket that have been handed down over generations. The Kraftangan Malaysia Collection, which is inspired by today’s modern lifestyle, has been given a new twist to reflect the glamour and passion of contemporary style and fashion.


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Kraftangan Malaysia Kompleks Kraf
Seksyen 63, Jalan Conlay, 50450 Kuala Lumpur

  03-2162 7459

  03-2161 2622


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