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In 2010, Fixed Assets of Manufacturing was RM210.4 bil.
In 2014 there were 1,030,757 employees in Manufacturing
Manufacturing Sales value in 2014 was RM656.4 billion

Monthly Manufacturing Statistics Malaysia, June 2017

Release Date : Thursday 10, August 2017 1200

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Manufacturing sector registered a sales value of RM62.3 billion in June 2017

Malaysia’s June manufacturing sales continues to record a strong growth of  11.5 per cent, rising to  RM62.3 billion as compared to RM55.8 billion reported a year ago.

Year-on-year, the significant increase in sales value in June 2017 was due to the increase  in  Electrical  and  Electronics  Products  (15.4%) Petroleum, Chemical, Rubber and Plastic Products (15.3%) and Non-metallic Mineral Products, Basic Metal and Fabricated Metal Products  (5.7%). These three sub-sectors contributed 80.6 per cent to the sales value of the manufacturing sector.

Total employees engaged in the Manufacturing sector in June 2017 was  1,048,220 persons, an increase of  2.5 per cent or 25,338 persons as compared to 1,022,882 persons in June 2016.

Salaries & wages paid rose  10.0 per cent (RM317.9 million) to record  RM3,499.5 million, thus registering an average salaries & wages per employee of RM3,338 in June 2017.

Sales value per employee gain  8.8 per cent to record  RM59,393 as compared with the same month of the previous year.

 

*Notes:

Data for June 2017  is  provisional. The data will be updated based on the latest available figures and subsequently published in the July 2017 publication.

 

Released By:

DR MOHD UZIR MAHIDIN
CHIEF STATISTICIAN MALAYSIA
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS MALAYSIA

10 AUGUST 2017

Contact person:

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

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