Industrial production in Malaysia rose by 1.2 percent year-on-year in July 2019, slowing sharply from a 3.9 percent gain in June and missing market expectations of a 3.5 percent increase. This was the smallest yearly rise in industrial output since a 0.6 percent fall in December 2015, amid a slump in mining production (-8.4 percent vs 4.6 percent in June), mainly dragged down by crude oil and condensate (-22.7 percent vs 3.7 percent). Meantime, manufacturing output growth accelerated (4 percent vs 3.8 percent), namely transport equipment & other manufactures (5.8 percent vs 5.6 percent), electrical and electronic products (4.9 percent vs 3.5 percent), and petroleum, chemical, rubber & plastics (3.4 percent vs 3 percent). Also, electricity output expanded faster (2 percent vs 1.7 percent). On a monthly basis industrial output fell by 0.4 percent in July, the third straight month of monthly drop, after a 1.1 percent decline in June. Industrial Production in Malaysia averaged 2.44 percent from 2007 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 12.80 percent in March of 2010 and a record low of -17.60 percent in January of 2009.

Industrial Production in Malaysia is expected to be 2.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Industrial Production in Malaysia to stand at 3.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Malaysia Industrial Production is projected to trend around 4.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-11 04:00 AM Industrial Production YoY Apr 4% 3.1% 2.7% 2.3%
2019-07-12 04:00 AM Industrial Production YoY May 4% 4% 3.5% 3.2%
2019-08-09 04:00 AM Industrial Production YoY Jun 3.9% 4% 4.1% 3.7%
2019-09-11 04:00 AM Industrial Production YoY Jul 1.2% 3.9% 3.5% 3.1%
2019-10-11 04:00 AM Industrial Production YoY Aug 1.2% 2.9%
2019-11-11 04:00 AM Industrial Production YoY Sep 2.7%
2019-12-12 04:00 AM Industrial Production YoY Oct


Malaysia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence 94.20 94.30 126.00 70.60 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 1.20 3.90 12.80 -17.60 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom -0.40 -1.10 7.20 -5.00 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 4.00 3.80 38.50 -44.40 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories -4618.00 -5059.00 6475.00 -10585.00 MYR Million [+]
Car Production 45748.00 34891.00 64333.00 1112.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 119397.00 109012.00 138727.00 9732.00 [+]
Leading Economic Index -0.30 -1.70 4.50 -3.30 percent [+]
Internet Speed 8945.38 8200.47 8945.38 826.70 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 1704176.00 1654177.00 2205250.00 681617.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -8.40 4.60 16.20 -20.30 percent [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 47.40 47.60 52.00 46.80 [+]
Cement Production 1319.00 1105.00 2442.00 147.00 Thousands of Tonnes [+]
Coincident Index 137.80 138.10 138.10 56.80 Index Points [+]
Competitiveness Index 74.38 73.24 74.38 4.87 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 25.00 26.00 26.00 18.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 15.00 24.00 24.00 6.00 [+]
Corruption Index 47.00 47.00 53.20 43.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 61.00 62.00 62.00 23.00 [+]


Malaysia Industrial Production

In Malaysia, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy such as manufacturing, mining, and utilities. This page provides - Malaysia Industrial Production - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malaysia Industrial Production - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.20 3.90 12.80 -17.60 2007 - 2019 percent Monthly
2015=100, NSA




Country Last Previous
Argentina -1.90 Jul/19
Australia 1.90 Jun/19
Brazil -2.50 Jul/19
Canada 1.44 Jun/19
China 4.40 Aug/19
Euro Area -2.00 Jul/19
France -0.20 Jul/19
Germany -4.20 Jul/19
India 4.30 Jul/19
Indonesia 8.10 Jul/19
Italy -0.70 Jul/19
Japan 0.70 Jul/19
Mexico -1.70 Jul/19
Netherlands -1.90 Jun/19
Russia 2.90 Aug/19
Saudi Arabia 1.40 Dec/18
Singapore -0.40 Jul/19
South Africa -1.10 Jul/19
South Korea 0.60 Jul/19
Spain 0.80 Jul/19
Switzerland 4.80 Jun/19
Turkey -1.20 Jul/19
United Kingdom -0.90 Jul/19
United States 0.40 Aug/19


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