This page displays a table with Malaysia Imports By Category in U.S. dollars, according to the United Nations COMTRADE database on international trade.



Malaysia Imports By Category Value Year
Electrical, electronic equipment $71.44B 2021
Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products $29.86B 2021
Machinery, nuclear reactors, boilers $21.66B 2021
Plastics $9.58B 2021
Iron and steel $7.34B 2021
Pearls, precious stones, metals, coins $6.41B 2021
Optical, photo, technical, medical apparatus $6.35B 2021
Vehicles other than railway, tramway $5.92B 2021
Rubbers $5.81B 2021
Miscellaneous chemical products $4.69B 2021
Organic chemicals $4.63B 2021
Copper $4.35B 2021
Aluminum $3.95B 2021
Animal, vegetable fats and oils, cleavage products $3.65B 2021
Ores slag and ash $3.24B 2021
Inorganic chemicals, precious metal compound, isotope $3.05B 2021
Articles of iron or steel $3.03B 2021
Pharmaceutical products $2.74B 2021
Cereals $2.15B 2021
Paper and paperboard, articles of pulp, paper and board $2.02B 2021
Aircraft, spacecraft $1.94B 2021
Furniture, lighting signs, prefabricated buildings $1.51B 2021
Cocoa and cocoa preparations $1.51B 2021
Miscellaneous edible preparations $1.47B 2021
Commodities not specified according to kind $1.34B 2021
Residues, wastes of food industry, animal fodder $1.33B 2021
Fertilizers $1.28B 2021
Dairy products, eggs, honey, edible products $1.15B 2021
Fish, crustaceans, molluscs, aquatics invertebrates $1.11B 2021
Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal $1.11B 2021
Sugars and sugar confectionery $1.09B 2021
Essential oils, perfumes, cosmetics, toileteries $1.08B 2021
Meat and edible meat offal $1.01B 2021
Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers $988.29M 2021
Edible fruits, nuts, peel of citrus fruit, melons $942.85M 2021
Cereal, flour, starch, milk preparations and products $902.82M 2021
Tanning, dyeing extracts, tannins, derivatives, pigments $881.30M 2021
Glass and glassware $801.80M 2021
Pulp of wood, fibrous cellulosic material, waste $778.63M 2021
Articles of apparel, knit or crocheted $759.13M 2021
Soaps, lubricants, waxes, candles, modelling pastes $731.40M 2021
Coffee, tea, mate and spices $693.80M 2021
Oil seed, oleagic fruits, grain, seed, fruits $690.86M 2021
Salt, sulphur, earth, stone, plaster, lime and cement $549.83M 2021
Toys, games, sports requisites $544.25M 2021
Clocks and watches $524.37M 2021
Tools, implements, cutlery of base metal $521.95M 2021
Beverages, spirits and vinegar $509.55M 2021
Milling products, malt, starches, inlin, wheat gluten $504.43M 2021
Other made textile articles, sets, worn clothing $501.95M 2021
Articles of apparel, not knit or crocheted $447.90M 2021
Miscellaneous articles of base metal $443.00M 2021
Footwear, gaiters and the like, $438.81M 2021
Ceramic products $417.81M 2021
Stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials $414.73M 2021
Vegetable, fruit, nut food preparations $407.40M 2021
Articles of leather, animal gut, harness, travel good $397.92M 2021
Albuminoids, modified starches, glues, enzymes $377.80M 2021
Cotton $366.31M 2021
Miscellanneous manufactured articles $353.83M 2021
Manmade filaments $307.59M 2021
Zinc $256.25M 2021
Tin $255.24M 2021
Wadding, felt, nonwovens, yarns, twine, cordage $247.23M 2021
Ships, boats, and other floating structures $214.31M 2021
Manmade staple fibers $192.53M 2021
Meat, fish and seafood preparations $173.20M 2021
Impregnated, coated or laminated textile fabric $164.96M 2021
Base metals not specified elsewhere, cermets. $159.62M 2021
Tobacco and manufactures tobacco substitutes $146.67M 2021
Railway, tramway locomotives, rolling stock, equipment $141.64M 2021
Printed books, newspapers, pictures $140.79M 2021
Nickel $140.62M 2021
Knitted or crocheted fabric $125.55M 2021
Photographic or cinematographic goods $111.94M 2021
Carpets and other textile floor coverings $106.27M 2021
Lead $103.58M 2021
Lac, gums, resins $76.99M 2021
Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather $72.43M 2021
Live animals $69.28M 2021
Musical instruments, parts and accessories $58.48M 2021
Special woven or tufted fabric, lace, tapestry $40.27M 2021
Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques $38.43M 2021
Headgear and $38.37M 2021
Explosives, pyrotechnics, matches, pyrophorics $31.75M 2021
Furskins and artificial fur, manufactures $31.35M 2021
Bird skin, feathers, artificial flowers, human hair $25.47M 2021
Products of animal origin $25.21M 2021
Live trees, plants, bulbs, roots, cut flowers $17.86M 2021
Umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat-sticks, whips $8.16M 2021
Arms and ammunition, parts and accessories $7.19M 2021
Vegetable plaiting materials, vegetable products $7.01M 2021
Vegetable textile fibers not specified elsewhere, paper yarn, woven fabric $5.42M 2021
Manufacturers of plaiting material, basketwork $5.41M 2021
Wool, animal hair, horsehair yarn and fabric $3.99M 2021
Cork and articles of cork $1.14M 2021
Silk $1.05M 2021




Malaysia Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 16924.00 15585.00 30991.00 -3633.59 MYR Million [+]
Current Account 4418.00 2983.00 39982.00 978.00 MYR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.50 4.20 17.10 -13.20 percent of GDP [+]
Imports 124410.13 118488.81 124410.13 313.60 MYR Million [+]
Exports 141334.20 134073.90 146026.30 328.10 MYR Million [+]
External Debt 1128266.21 1111212.58 1128266.21 9063.00 MYR Million [+]
Terms of Trade 112.20 110.60 117.20 92.50 points [+]
Tourism Revenues 238.73 12688.20 86143.50 238.73 MYR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 971574.00 670474.00 2806565.00 5411.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 38.88 38.88 38.88 35.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 484.00 509.00 791.00 461.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Imports YoY 67.60 41.80 108.20 -30.40 percent [+]
Exports YoY 48.20 38.00 84.30 -30.40 percent [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 17305.14 24375.00 24690.41 -1982.56 MYR Million [+]
Capital Flows 189.00 30373.00 51436.00 -71537.00 MYR Million [+]
Terrorism Index 2.25 2.91 3.54 0.00 [+]