Malaysia Economy in a Snapshot Q3 2021 Report

What does this quarterly economic report offer? 


Malaysia Economy in a Snapshot is a quarterly publicatiŠ¾n produced by the CEIC Macroeconomic Research Team. The report is designed to provide a comprehensive, albeit concise overview of the current economic and financial developments. The Malaysia Economy in a Snapshot report is produced using data from CEIC's Global Database.


Malaysia’s real GDP increased by 16.08% y/y in the second quarter of 2021 following a slight contraction by 0.49% y/y in the previous quarter. The latest jump is the first annual increase since Q1 2020 and is largely driven by a low-base effect.


This report provides detailed sets of analysis, with a focus on the following macroeconomic groupings:

  • Malaysia's economic outlook
  • Real Sector
  • Monetary and Financial Sector
  • Fiscal Sector
  • External Sector