Malaysia Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Malaysia trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 116.50%, a 6.5% decline from 2019.
  • Malaysia trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 123.00%, a 7.43% decline from 2018.
  • Malaysia trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 130.43%, a 2.72% decline from 2017.
  • Malaysia trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 133.16%, a 6.26% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
North Macedonia 129.06%
Belarus 120.68%
Malaysia 116.50%
Libya 114.06%
Bulgaria 110.57%
Belize 110.33%
Dominica 110.19%
Serbia 104.88%
Suriname 101.60%
Thailand 97.93%
Jamaica 89.97%
Equatorial Guinea 89.78%
Montenegro 86.28%
Bosnia 83.25%
Samoa 82.81%
Romania 78.98%
Mauritius 78.72%
Mexico 77.98%
Grenada 77.44%
Botswana 76.03%
Namibia 74.51%
Fiji 72.48%
Azerbaijan 72.16%
Lebanon 71.72%
Gabon 70.60%
Armenia 70.06%
Jordan 65.37%
Paraguay 65.27%
Albania 61.33%
Turkey 60.89%
Costa Rica 59.54%
South Africa 56.00%
Russia 46.08%
Algeria 45.23%
Dominican Republic 44.29%
Peru 43.44%
Ecuador 43.29%
Guatemala 41.84%
Iran 36.15%
China 34.51%
Colombia 33.65%
Brazil 32.35%
Malaysia Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 116.50% -6.50%
2019 123.00% -7.43%
2018 130.43% -2.72%
2017 133.16% 6.26%
2016 126.90% -4.47%
2015 131.37% -6.94%
2014 138.31% -4.41%
2013 142.72% -5.12%
2012 147.84% -7.10%
2011 154.94% -3.01%
2010 157.94% -4.61%
2009 162.56% -14.11%
2008 176.67% -15.80%
2007 192.47% -10.11%
2006 202.58% -1.28%
2005 203.85% -6.52%
2004 210.37% 16.18%
2003 194.20% -5.16%
2002 199.36% -4.01%
2001 203.36% -17.04%
2000 220.41% 2.84%
1999 217.57% 8.08%
1998 209.49% 23.83%
1997 185.67% 3.90%
1996 181.77% -10.35%
1995 192.11% 12.21%
1994 179.90% 21.96%
1993 157.94% 7.33%
1992 150.61% -8.70%
1991 159.31% 12.42%
1990 146.89% 10.20%
1989 136.69% 14.06%
1988 122.62% 10.70%
1987 111.92% 5.42%
1986 106.50% 1.81%
1985 104.68% -1.95%
1984 106.63% -1.39%
1983 108.02% -2.44%
1982 110.46% -0.40%
1981 110.86% -1.73%
1980 112.59% 9.43%
1979 103.15% 10.61%
1978 92.55% -0.23%
1977 92.78% -0.42%
1976 93.20% 2.55%
1975 90.65% -5.74%
1974 96.39% 19.05%
1973 77.33% 3.96%
1972 73.38% -6.12%
1971 79.49% -7.39%
1970 86.88% 2.64%
1969 84.24% 1.31%
1968 82.93% 3.44%
1967 79.49% -1.58%
1966 81.08% -4.24%
1965 85.31% -1.11%
1964 86.43% -3.28%
1963 89.71% 0.53%
1962 89.18% -0.88%
1961 90.06% -2.27%
1960 92.33% -2.27%