Johor is the southern most State in the Penisula and is linked to Singapore by a causeway carrying a road and the railway across the Selat Tebrau (Straits of Johor) at Johor Bahru.
The state is bounded on the north by Pahang, on the west by Negeri Sembilan and Melaka, on the east by the south china sea and the south by the selat tebrau. It is one of the most developed States in the country, particularly on its western side where rubber, oil palm and pineapple makes Johor the prime producer of these commodities in the whole country. It also has a timber and wood-based products industry and grows pepper.
The new port of Pasir Gudang on the Selat Tebrau is fast developing into an important international port. Johor map