Malaysia’s current account surplus surged to MYR 25.70 billion in Q4 of 2022 from MYR 15.33 billion in the same period of the previous year. This was the largest amount since Q3 2020., with the surplus of goods account coming at MYR 51.74 billion, little changed from a surplus of MYR 51.76 billion in the prior year. Meanwhile, the gap of services account narrowed sharply to MYR 8.56 billion from MYR 15.43 billion, and that of primary income fell considerably to MYR 11.51 billion from MYR 19.64 billion. At the same time, the shortfall of secondary income jumped to MYR 6.00 billion from MYR 1.36 billion a year earlier. For full year, the current account surplus was at MYR 47.20 billion, down from a gain of MYR 58.7 billion in 2021. source: Department of Statistics, Malaysia
Current Account in Malaysia averaged 14925.45 MYR Million from 1999 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 39982.00 MYR Million in the third quarter of 2008 and a record low of 978.00 MYR Million in the second quarter of 2013. This page provides - Malaysia Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Malaysia Current Account - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2023.
Current Account in Malaysia is expected to be 22000.00 MYR Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Malaysia Current Account is projected to trend around 12100.00 MYR Million in 2024 and 10700.00 MYR Million in 2025, according to our econometric models.