As a leading trading nation, Malaysia has grown by leaps and bounds over the last five decades. With a modest economy that was kick-started with mainly export of commodities, the Malaysia of today has not only become one of the top trading nations globally but has earned the growing reputation as one of the most trade-friendly countries in the world.
Malaysia exports to various countries in the world a competitive range of products and services that meet the international standards of its foreign partners. Malaysia’s products and services, being innovative and technology savvy, are recognized for their superior quality and reliability.
Over the years, Malaysia has become an integral part of the global supply chain, enabling the country to position itself as a leading exporter for semiconductors, chemicals and chemical products, medical disposables & devices, processed food, building materials, healthcare, education, outsourcing, information and communication technology (ICT) and engineering services.
The World Bank Doing Business 2020 Report has ranked Malaysia in 12th position amongst 190 economies worldwide, a further improvement from the 15th spot the previous year.