Malaysia Economy in a Snapshot Q1 2023 Report

What does this quarterly economic report offer? 


Malaysia Economy in a Snapshot is a quarterly publicatiоn 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. 


After growing by 5% y/y in Q1, almost 9% y/y in Q2 and 14.2% y/y in Q3 (exaggerated by the pandemic effect), real GDP growth remained strong in Q4 2022 despite slowing to 7% y/y on the back of a seasonally adjusted decline of 2.6% q/q.



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