Malaysia is the 19th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Malaysia exported $571B and imported $426B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $144B. In 2016 the GDP of Malaysia was $296B and its GDP per capita was $27.7k.
The top exports of Malaysia are Integrated Circuits ($61.2B), Semiconductor Devices ($13.2B), Refined Petroleum ($13.2B), Telephones ($12.5B) and Palm Oil ($10.6B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($23.7B), Refined Petroleum ($15.3B), Semiconductor Devices ($4.45B), Crude Petroleum ($4.4B) and Vehicle Parts ($3.49B).
The top export destinations of Malaysia are Singapore ($27.6B), China ($23.8B), the United States ($19.4B), Japan ($15.3B) and Thailand ($10.6B). The top import origins are China ($37.7B), Singapore ($35B), Japan ($12.1B), the United States ($11.8B) and South Korea ($7.53B).