Malaysia Capacity Utilization - Forecast

Capacity Utilization in Malaysia is expected to be 74.47 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Capacity Utilization in Malaysia to stand at 75.10 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malaysia Capacity Utilization is projected to trend around 85.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Malaysia Business Last Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Business Confidence 116 112 108 106 105 112
Industrial Production 2.6 4.4 5.1 4.2 3.8 4.8
Industrial Production Mom 3.06 0.2 -2.1 -0.7 1.8 1.1
Manufacturing Production 5.2 6.1 6.4 4.9 5.2 6.9
Changes in Inventories -2812 -1270 -900 2300 -3700 -4610
Car Production 51165 38065 35700 41948 41943 42800
Car Registrations 100150 97300 106000 111000 115000 146000
Leading Economic Index 0.5 0.8 1 0.4 -0.3 1.8
Internet Speed 8945 11000 12500 12900 13300 16200
IP Addresses 1704176 1570000 1640000 1690000 1660000 1840000
Manufacturing Pmi 51.2 51 50.2 50.7 51.3 51.8
Mining Production -5.9 1.3 1.4 0.8 1.2 1.6
Cement Production 1484 1450 1600 1580 1530 1900
Coincident Index 135 136 136 136 137 139
Competitiveness Index 5.17 5.17 5.17 5.21 5.21 5.18
Competitiveness Rank 23 23 23 24 24 22
Ease of Doing Business 24 22 22 21 21 24
Corruption Index 47 45 45 49 49 55
Corruption Rank 62 61 61 58 58 55