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Malaysia Brief Country Profile

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Malaysia is the 3rd largest economy in Southeast Asia, with a GDP of USD 373bn in 2021.

The Capital of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur.

Malaysia’s GDP Per Capita increased by 10.1% in 2021 from USD 10,350 to USD 11,400.

Select Export Facts & Figures

Malaysia exported USD 299bn worth of goods in 2021, representing 1.3% of total global exports.

Malaysia Exports

Top Export Sectors

Malaysia’s top three exports in 2021 were Machinery & Electronics (USD 127.9bn), Chemicals & Plastics (USD 45.0bn) and Fuels (USD 37.3bn).

For more on Malaysia’s export potential, see our Malaysia proves its strength as an export hub.

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Below also find a brief introduction to Axis Group’s Global Procurement & Supply Solutions.

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