Australia Malaysia Business Chamber WA
Australia Malaysia Business Chamber (Western Australia) is established as a non-profit organisation that provides a range of services to its members relating to businesses supporting trade and investment links between Western Australia and Malaysia.
Malaysia was Western Australia’s 8th largest market for merchandise exports, 3rd largest market for international visitors and 3rd largest market for international students in 2019.
Western Australia exported $3.1 billion of merchandise to Malaysia in 2019. Petroleum accounted for 62 per cent of Western Australia’s merchandise exports to Malaysia in 2019, followed by iron ore (10 per cent) and alumina and bauxite (8 per cent).
Malaysia was Western Australia’s fifth largest import market in 2019, accounting for 7 per cent of the State’s merchandise imports. Western Australia imported $2.3 billion of merchandise from Malaysia in 2019. Petroleum accounted for 74 per cent of Western Australia’s merchandise imports from Malaysia in 2019, followed by machinery and transport equipment and other manufactures (17 per cent), chemicals (2 per cent), agriculture (2 per cent) and other goods (4 per cent).
* Source: Government of Western Australia’s Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation