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Malaysia's Exports Fall Unexpectedly In August

10/05/2018 - 01:16:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - Malaysia's exports dropped unexpectedly in August, while imports grew more-than-forecast, data from the Department of Statistics revealed Friday.

Exports slid 0.3 percent year-on-year to MYR 81.8 billion in August. Shipments were expected to climb 8 percent.

Meanwhile, imports registered a double-digit growth of 11.2 percent to hit MYR 80.2 billion. Economists had forecast an annual increase of 9.4 percent.

As a result, the trade surplus reached MYR 1.6 billion, the lowest level since November 2014 and below the forecast of MYR 9 billion.

On a monthly basis, exports were down 11 percent. On the other hand, imports advanced 4 percent.

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