Malaysia

0.97

Econ Complexity 25th of 126
1980
2017

$263B

Exports 19th of 221
1980
2017

$197B

Imports 23rd of 221
1980
2017

$29.4k

GDP Per Capita 48th of 214
1990
2017
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Malaysia is the 19th largest export economy in the world and the 25th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2017, Malaysia exported $263B and imported $197B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $66.4B. In 2017 the GDP of Malaysia was $314B and its GDP per capita was $29.4k.

The top exports of Malaysia are Integrated Circuits ($55.7B), Refined Petroleum ($18B), Office Machine Parts ($11.1B), Petroleum Gas ($10.1B) and Palm Oil ($9.9B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($37.3B), Refined Petroleum ($15.5B), Crude Petroleum ($4.62B), Broadcasting Equipment ($3.51B) and Office Machine Parts ($3.47B).

The top export destinations of Malaysia are China ($42.5B), Singapore ($35.7B), the United States ($33.1B), Japan ($17.8B) and Hong Kong ($13.6B). The top import origins are China ($38.1B), Singapore ($28.4B), the United States ($14.7B), Japan ($13.4B) and Other Asia ($12.4B).

Malaysia borders Brunei, Indonesia and Thailand by land and the Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam by sea.

Economic Complexity of Malaysia

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