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About

Saudi Arabia-Malaysia In 2021, Saudi Arabia exported $2.73B to Malaysia. The main products that Saudi Arabia exported to Malaysia are Crude Petroleum ($630M), Refined Petroleum ($574M), and Ethylene Polymers ($514M). During the last 26 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to Malaysia have increased at an annualized rate of 10.4%, from $206M in 1995 to $2.73B in 2021.

In 2021, Saudi Arabia did not export any services to Malaysia.

Malaysia-Saudi Arabia In 2021, Malaysia exported $1.38B to Saudi Arabia. The main products that Malaysia exported to Saudi Arabia were Palm Oil ($348M), Refined Petroleum ($138M), and Other Prepared Meat ($68.5M). During the last 26 years the exports of Malaysia to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 4.43%, from $447M in 1995 to $1.38B in 2021.

In 2021, Malaysia did not export any services to Saudi Arabia.

Comparison In 2021,  Saudi Arabia ranked 31 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 0.9), and 26 in total exports ($256B). That same year, Malaysia ranked 24 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.09), and 21 in total exports ($333B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, Saudi Arabia exported $2.73B to Malaysia. The main products exported from Saudi Arabia to Malaysia were Crude Petroleum ($630M), Refined Petroleum ($574M), and Ethylene Polymers ($514M). During the last 26 years the exports of Saudi Arabia to Malaysia have increased at an annualized rate of 10.4%, from $206M in 1995 to $2.73B in 2021.

In 2021, Malaysia exported $1.38B to Saudi Arabia. The main products exported from Malaysia to Saudi Arabia were Palm Oil ($348M), Refined Petroleum ($138M), and Other Prepared Meat ($68.5M). During the last 26 years the exports of Malaysia to Saudi Arabia have increased at an annualized rate of 4.43%, from $447M in 1995 to $1.38B in 2021.

Exports from Saudi Arabia (Flag) to Malaysia (Flag) (2021)

Exports from Malaysia (Flag) to Saudi Arabia (Flag) (2021)

Latest Data

Trade between Saudi Arabia (Flag) and Malaysia (Flag)

Saudi Arabia Exports

Malaysia Exports

Market Competitiveness

Color
Saudi Arabia
Top Destination
China$48.7B
Malaysia
Top Destination
Singapore$49.6B

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

In 2021, countries that imported more from Saudi Arabia than Malaysia were India ($25.6B), South Korea ($21.5B), and United Arab Emirates ($14B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Malaysia than Saudi Arabia were Singapore ($49.6B), United States ($42.9B), and Hong Kong ($19.2B).

Difference in imports from Malaysia (Flag) and Saudi Arabia (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage Saudi Arabia - Malaysia

Flow
Scale

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

During 2021, Saudi Arabia had a large net trade with Malaysia in the exports of Mineral Products ($1.27B), Plastics and Rubbers ($895M), and Chemical Products ($346M).

During 2021, Malaysia had a large net trade with Saudi Arabia in the exports of Animal and Vegetable Bi-Products ($410M), Machines ($188M), and Foodstuffs ($179M).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

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 Saudi Arabia has comparative advantage over Malaysia. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Malaysia has comparative advantage over Saudi Arabia.

Product Space of Saudi Arabia (Flag) and Malaysia (Flag) (2021)

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