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Key Economic Indicators

 

2017 2018 p
Population 32.0 Million 32.4 Million
GDP

RM1,174.3 billion

RM1,229.8 billion

GDP Growth 5.9% 4.7%
Per Capita Income    
Inflation Rate (CPI)  3.7  1.0
Labour Force

14.9 million

15.5 million

Unemployment 3.4% 3.3%


f: forecast
p: provisional data
NA: Not Available

Source: Ministry of Finance Malaysia

For latest updates, visit http://www.treasury.gov.my/index.php/en/economy/economic-indicators.html


Malaysia' External Trade Performance

2017 f 2018 p
Total Export (f.o.b)

RM934.9 billion

RM998.0 billion

Total Import (c.i.f)

RM836.4 billion

RM877.7 billion
Major Exports Products


  • Electrical & electronic Products
  • Chemicals & Chemical Products
  • Petroleum Products
  • LNG
  • Machinery, Equipment & Parts
Major Export Markets
  • Singapore
  • China
  • USA
  • Hong Kong SAR
  • Japan
  • Thailand

f: final
p: provisional data
NA: Not Available

Sources:

1. Malaysian Economic Report 2018
2. Matrade's Press Release: Malaysia's Trade Performance For 2018 and December 2018

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Last Updated : Friday 24th May 2019