Malaysia Imports  1970-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Imports to Malaysia 11.5 percent from a year earlier to MYR 66.8 billion in December of 2016, compared to a 11.2 percent growth in the preceding month and higher than market expectations of a 9.0 percent increase. It was the second consecutive month of rise, as purchases went up for all categories: intermediate goods (9.8 percent, due to industrial supplies, processed: 14.2 percent; parts & accessories of capital goods except transport equipment: 8.1 percent and fuel & lubricants, processed, others: +58.8 percent and fuel & lubricants, primary: 78.7 percent), capital goods (13.4 percent, due to an increase in capital goods except transport equipment: 13.8 percent) and consumption goods (9.6 percent, due to an increase in food & beverages, primary, mainly for household consumption: 15.6 percent and durable: 15.6 percent). Imports in Malaysia averaged 18560.75 MYR Million from 1970 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 66800 MYR Million in December of 2016 and a record low of 313.60 MYR Million in August of 1970.

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Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-12-07 04:00 AM Oct -6.6% -0.1% -0.2%
2017-01-06 04:00 AM Nov 11.2% -6.6% 3%
2017-02-08 07:00 AM Dec 11.5% 11.2% 9.0%
2017-03-03 04:00 AM Jan 11.5%
2017-04-05 04:00 AM Feb
2017-05-05 04:00 AM Mar




Malaysia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 8720.00 9030.00 15767.47 -2880.61 MYR Million [+]
Exports 75600.00 72800.00 75810.20 328.10 MYR Million [+]
Imports 66800.00 63800.00 66800.00 313.60 MYR Million [+]
Current Account 12200.00 5998.00 39982.00 978.00 MYR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 1.30 3.10 17.10 -13.20 percent [+]
External Debt 908704.13 865283.00 908704.13 9063.00 MYR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 97.10 96.50 117.20 92.50 Index Points [+]
Tourism Revenues 69119.60 71998.80 71998.80 8580.50 MYR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 2326487.00 2118367.00 2806565.00 459374.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 36.39 36.39 38.26 35.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 668.00 674.00 791.00 489.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 2.69 3.58 3.58 0.00 [+]
Capital Flows -13202.00 -6317.26 51408.25 -71566.30 MYR Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 10825.00 6545.00 37325.00 4590.00 MYR Million [+]



Malaysia Imports Notes

Malaysia's main imports are: electrical and electronic products (29.4 percent), chemicals (9.5 percent), petroleum products (9.3 percent) and machinery, appliances and parts (8.7 percent). Main import partners are: China (19 percent), Singapore (12 percent), European Union (10 percent), the United States (8.1 percent), Japan (7.8 percent) and Thailand (6.1 percent). . This page provides the latest reported value for - Malaysia Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Malaysia Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
66800.00 63800.00 66800.00 313.60 1970 - 2016 MYR Million Monthly