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2017, gross output in Real Estate Services sector was RM32.8 bil.
2017, number of workers in Accommodation sector was 139,410 persons
Total revenue for wholesale and retail trade sector was RM1,321.7 billion in 2018

Wholesale & Retail Trade, August 2022

Release Date : Wednesday 12, October 2022 1200



Sales value of Wholesale & Retail Trade recorded RM133.7 billion  in  August  2022,  registered  a  growth  of   33.7  per  cent  year-on-year. The positive growth was contributed  by  all  sub-sectors,  namely  Motor  Vehicles   185.3  per  cent,  Retail  Trade   34.5 per cent, and Wholesale Trade  16.0 per cent.

In terms of volume index, Wholesale & Retail Trade recorded  27.0 per cent year-on-year to register  145.6 points. The increment was supported by the increase in  Motor  Vehicles  169.6 per cent,  Retail  Trade  30.1 per cent  and  Wholesale  Trade  7.4 per cent. As for seasonally adjusted volume index, it went up  3.1 per cent month-on-month in August 2022.


The full publication of the Performance of Wholesale & Retail Trade, August 2022 can be downloaded through  eStatistik Portal.


Released by:


12 October 2022


Contact person:

Baharudin Mohamad 
Public Relation Officer
Strategic Communication and International Division
Department of Statistics Malaysia
Tel : +603-8885 7942
Fax : +603-8888 9248
E-mail : baharudin[at]dosm.gov.my

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