Introduction

The Malaysia Institute of Transport (MITRANS), headquartered in Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is Malaysia’s leading excellence centre in the field of Halalan-Toyyiban, Transport, Logistics and Supply Chain. For nearly three decades, MITRANS has maintained a threefold mission of research, service and education.

We work in a number of research areas using a variety of approached in providing services to the government, the private sector, the public, the professionals and the practitioners in the industry. In 2009, the Malaysia Institute of Transport (MITRANS), was awarded a RM6 Million research grant by the Malaysian Logistics Council (MLC) (now defunct, but survives in the form of the Malaysian Logsitics and Supply Chain Council under the joint-chairmanship of both Ministry of International Trade and the Ministry of Transport).

Halal Supply Chain is a niche area established under MITRANS-UiTM upon recognition as High Impact Centre of Excellence (HICoE) by the Ministry of Education Malaysia on 9th October 2014. HSC-MITRANS provides cutting-edge tri-fold services for training, consultancy and research for the development of the halal industry locally and worldwide. It is also established with the aim to provide excellent quality of education for professional development and postgraduates in the area of halal supply chain