Manufacturing Sales registered RM60.1 billion in November 2016
The sales value of the Manufacturing sector in November 2016 recorded RM60.1 billion, an increase of 8.2% (RM4.6 billion) as compared to RM55.5 billion reported a year ago.
Total employees engaged in the Manufacturing sector in November 2016 was 1,030,745 persons, an increase of 0.2% or 1,954 persons as compared to 1,028,791 persons in November 2015.
Salaries & wages paid in November 2016 increased by 6.1% (RM185.6 million) to record RM3,232.8 million.
Productivity increased by 8.0% to record RM58,301 as compared with the same month of the previous year.
Data for November
THE OFFICE OF CHIEF STATISTICIAN MALAYSIA
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS, MALAYSIA
11 JANUARY 2017
Ho Mei Kei
Public Relation Officer
Corporate and User Services Division
Department of Statistics, Malaysia
Tel : +603-8885 7942
Fax : +603-8888 9248
Email : mkho[at]stats.gov.my