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2020
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Exports
: $51.5B, Rnk 14 / 209

2020
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Top Product
: $6.18B, Integrated Circuits

2020
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Exports
: $38.7B, Rnk 1 / 215

2020
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Top Product
: $10.4B, Integrated Circuits

2020
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 0.96, Rnk 28 / 127

2020
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Economic Complexity (ECI)
: ECI 1.02, Rnk 25 / 127

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GDP
: $14.7T, CURRENT US$
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2010-2020
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GDP GROWTH
: 142%, CURRENT US$
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2020
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 GDP
: $337B, CURRENT US$
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2010-2020
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GDP GROWTH
: 32.2%, CURRENT US$
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2020
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GDP PC 
: $10,435, CURRENT US$
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2010-2020
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 129%, CURRENT US$
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2020
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GDP PC
: $10,412, CURRENT US$
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2010-2020
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GDP PC GROWTH
: 15.2%, CURRENT US$
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China-Malaysia In 2020, China exported $51.5B to Malaysia. The main products that China exported to Malaysia are Integrated Circuits ($6.18B), Refined Petroleum ($1.41B), and Broadcasting Equipment ($1.36B). During the last 25 years the exports of China to Malaysia have increased at an annualized rate of 14.8%, from $1.62B in 1995 to $51.5B in 2020.

In 2020, China did not export any services to Malaysia.

Malaysia-China In 2020, Malaysia exported $38.7B to China. The main products that Malaysia exported to China were Integrated Circuits ($10.4B), Blank Audio Media ($1.93B), and Refined Petroleum ($1.61B). During the last 25 years the exports of Malaysia to China have increased at an annualized rate of 11.8%, from $2.4B in 1995 to $38.7B in 2020.

In 2010, Malaysia exported services to China worth $1.57B, with Travel ($959M), Transportation ($479M), and Other business services ($94.3M) being the largest in terms of value.

Comparison In 2020,  China ranked 28 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.96), and 1 in total exports ($2.65T). That same year, Malaysia ranked 25 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.02), and 20 in total exports ($266B).

Historical Data

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Bilateral Trade by Products

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Depth
Value

In 2020, China exported $51.5B to Malaysia. The main products exported from China to Malaysia were Integrated Circuits ($6.18B), Refined Petroleum ($1.41B), and Broadcasting Equipment ($1.36B). During the last 25 years the exports of China to Malaysia have increased at an annualized rate of 14.8%, from $1.62B in 1995 to $51.5B in 2020.

In 2020, Malaysia exported $38.7B to China. The main products exported from Malaysia to China were Integrated Circuits ($10.4B), Blank Audio Media ($1.93B), and Refined Petroleum ($1.61B). During the last 25 years the exports of Malaysia to China have increased at an annualized rate of 11.8%, from $2.4B in 1995 to $38.7B in 2020.

Market Competitiveness

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Measure

China
Top Destination
: United States, $438B

Malaysia
Top Destination
: China, $38.7B

This map shows whether countries import more from China or Malaysia. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from China and Malaysia or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2019, countries that imported more from China than Malaysia were United States ($438B), Hong Kong ($262B), and Japan ($151B).

In 2019, countries that imported more from Malaysia than China were Brunei ($809M), Gibraltar ($24.7M), and Norfolk Island ($7.84M).

Comparative Advantage China - Malaysia

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Flow

This chart compares trade between China and Malaysia by product, considering products traded by both, China and Malaysia.

During 2020, China had a large net trade with Malaysia in the exports of Machines ($21.8B), Metals ($4.47B), and Miscellaneous ($3.58B).

During 2020, Malaysia had a large net trade with China in the exports of Machines ($17.4B), Mineral Products ($5.45B), and Metals ($4.63B).

Bilateral Service Trade

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In 2010, Malaysia exported services to China worth $1.57B, with Travel ($959M), Transportation ($479M), and Other business services ($94.3M) being the largest in terms of value.

Service trade data is presented based on availability.

Economic Complexity

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Competitive Landscape

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This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more China has comparative advantage over Malaysia. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Malaysia has comparative advantage over China.