Manufacturing & Distribution

The manufacturing and distribution sector in Malta encompasses various industries involved in the production, processing, and distribution of goods. This sector plays a vital role in Malta's economy, contributing to job creation, export growth, and overall economic development. Manufacturing activities in Malta range from pharmaceuticals, electronics, and textiles to food and beverage production. The distribution sector involves the logistics, transportation, and supply chain management of goods, ensuring their efficient movement from manufacturers to retailers or end consumers. The manufacturing and distribution sector in Malta benefits from strategic geographic location, skilled workforce, and favourable business conditions, attracting both domestic and international investment.

Our services are designed to support the unique needs of the manufacturing and distribution industry, optimising businesses involved in production, manufacturing, and the distribution of goods. Whether you’re a small-scale manufacturer or a large distribution company, our expertise can help you navigate the financial challenges of your industry.

Our sector-specific service offerings include but are not limited to:

  • Cost Accounting: We specialise in cost accounting methodologies that are essential to the manufacturing sector. Our team can help you accurately track and allocate costs related to materials, labour, overhead, and inventory. We help you establish optimal labour and overhead absorption rates that will allow you to gain valuable insights into your production costs. By implementing effective cost accounting systems, we assist in determining product costs, analysing profitability, and making informed pricing decisions that will enhance your overall cost efficiency.
  • Inventory Management: Efficient inventory management is critical in the manufacturing and distribution industry. We provide guidance on inventory valuation methods, inventory control systems, and just-in-time (JIT) inventory management strategies. Our services help optimise inventory levels, reduce carrying costs, and improve your cash flow.
  • Financial Reporting: We prepare accurate and timely financial statements that provide a comprehensive view of your company's financial performance. Our accounting professionals understand the specific reporting requirements for manufacturing and distribution businesses. We assist in preparing income statements, balance sheets, cash flow statements, and other financial reports in compliance with accounting standards and regulatory guidelines.
  • Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) Analysis: We help you analyse and understand the cost of goods sold. Our team assesses the various components of COGS, such as direct materials, direct labour, and manufacturing overheads. By conducting thorough COGS analysis, we identify areas for cost savings, process improvements, and operational efficiency.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: We assist in developing budgets and forecasts that align with your manufacturing and distribution goals. Our experts help you create realistic financial projections, assess capital expenditure requirements, and evaluate the financial feasibility of new projects or expansions. By providing accurate budgeting and forecasting, we enable you to make informed financial decisions and allocate resources effectively.
  • Supply Chain Analysis: We can evaluate your supply chain operations to identify opportunities for optimisation and cost reduction. Our analysis includes supplier performance assessment, logistics efficiency, and process improvement recommendations. We help streamline your supply chain processes to enhance overall operational efficiency and profitability.
  • Tax Planning and Compliance: Our tax professionals have extensive knowledge of the tax implications specific to the manufacturing and distribution industry. We assist in developing tax strategies that minimise tax liabilities, take advantage of available deductions, and optimise your tax position while ensuring compliance with tax regulations.
  • Business Advisory Services: Our team provides strategic advice to help you navigate challenges and seize opportunities in the manufacturing and distribution sector. We offer insights on improving profitability, expanding to new markets, implementing cost control measures, and enhancing operational efficiency. We act as your trusted advisor, supporting your long-term growth and success.
  • Grants and Other Incentives: Our team understands the complexities of grant applications and is dedicated to maximizing your chances of success. From identifying eligible programs to meticulously preparing compelling proposals, we guide you every step of the way. Whether you're seeking tax credits, cost-sharing grants, or other incentives, we leverage our extensive knowledge and experience to unlock your business potential. Take advantage of Malta's investment promotion initiatives today and let us secure your path to growth and prosperity.