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 2021 was 130.73%, a 14.3% increase from 2020.
  • Malaysia trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 116.43%, a 6.57% decline from 2019.
  • Malaysia trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 122.99%, a 7.41% decline from 2018.
  • Malaysia trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 130.40%, a 2.75% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
North Macedonia 147.81%
Nauru 146.95%
Belarus 138.74%
Malaysia 130.73%
Bulgaria 124.99%
Thailand 116.68%
Serbia 116.65%
Montenegro 105.75%
Belize 105.31%
Equatorial Guinea 102.07%
Bosnia 101.28%
Romania 87.36%
Mauritius 86.09%
Mexico 82.36%
Jordan 82.21%
Namibia 81.27%
Armenia 78.01%
Azerbaijan 76.57%
Fiji 75.05%
Jamaica 74.53%
Albania 74.52%
Gabon 73.67%
Paraguay 71.72%
Turkey 71.21%
Costa Rica 70.61%
Samoa 64.95%
South Africa 56.07%
Peru 55.50%
Dominican Republic 52.73%
Russia 52.13%
Ecuador 51.39%
Algeria 50.25%
Guatemala 49.46%
Colombia 40.58%
Brazil 39.18%
China 37.43%
Malaysia Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 130.73% 14.30%
2020 116.43% -6.57%
2019 122.99% -7.41%
2018 130.40% -2.75%
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%