Malaysia purchased nearly $1 billion worth of agricultural products from the United States during the 2014 fiscal year. Overall, U.S. farm and food exports to the country have grown 78 percent in the past five years. Malaysia is a top market for U.S. dairy products, purchasing a record $195 million last year. Other top U.S. exports include soybeans and prepared foods.

Malaysia is participating in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations, offering further opportunities to break down barriers and expand market access for U.S. food and agricultural products.

Data & Analysis

January 21, 2015
Severe floods on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia last month caused production to drop 22.5 percent compared to November.
January 13, 2015
Starting 1 January, 2015, importers of U.S. fresh citrus (oranges and lemons) are required to obtain an import permit, and shipments will need a phytosanitary certificate...