Malaysia exports at RM935.4b, strongest since 2005

  • Economy
  • Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018

KUALA LUMPUR:  Malaysia’s total exports rose almost 19% to RM935.4bil in 2017 – the strongest growth since 2005 and a record high –  underpinned by exports of electrical and electronics (E&E) and also major commodities.

The Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) said on Wednesday imports grew about 20% to RM838.14bil, driven by higher imports of intermediate and capital goods.

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