Duty-free items which are exempted from import, sales or excise duties by the country's customs department makes shopping at KL among the cheapest in South East Asia. Duty-free items commonly found here are chocolates, alcohol, cigars, cigarette, cosmetics, cameras and watches.

Downtown duty-free shopping can be found at both the KL Tower and KLCC areas, in the city. With so many duty-free and factory outlets, you can rest assure that there are good bargains to be found in KL.