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

February 17, 2015
Corn, wheat and, rice imports are expected to grow only marginally through 2015/16 in line with expectations for slow demand growth.