Malaysia

1.03

Econ Complexity 14th of 89
1980
2016

$184B

Exports 20th of 120
1980
2016

$156B

Imports 23rd of 120
1980
2016

$27.7k

GDP Per Capita 28th of 89
1990
2016
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Malaysia is the 20th largest export economy in the world. In 2016, Malaysia exported $184B and imported $156B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $27.4B. In 2016 the GDP of Malaysia was $296B and its GDP per capita was $27.7k.

The top exports of Malaysia are Integrated Circuits ($25.6B), Refined Petroleum ($10.9B), Palm Oil ($8.94B), Semiconductor Devices ($7.98B) and Computers ($7.71B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($18.5B), Refined Petroleum ($11.4B), Semiconductor Devices ($3.29B), Crude Petroleum ($2.82B) and Computers ($2.79B).

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).

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

Economic Complexity of Malaysia

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