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Ease of Doing Business in

Malaysia

Malaysia Download Profile (1797.5KB, pdf)
Region East Asia & Pacific
Income Category Upper middle income
Population 30,331,007
GNI Per Capita (US$) 10,570
City covered Kuala Lumpur

190

1

DB 2017 Rank

1

100

DB 2017 DTF (% points)

  • local_library
  • group
Topics DB 2017 Rank DB 2016 Rank info_outline Change in Rank DB 2017 DTF (% points) info_outline DB 2016 DTF (% points) info_outline Change in DTF (% points) info_outline
Overall 23 22 down
1
78.11 78.18 down
0.07
Starting a Business 112 59 down
53
83.67 89.31 down
5.64
Dealing with Construction Permits 13 13
-
81.10 81.08 up
0.02
Getting Electricity 8 7 down
1
94.34 94.33 up
0.01
Registering Property 40 39 down
1
76.29 76.32 down
0.03
Getting Credit 20 29 up
9
75.00 70.00 up
5.00
Protecting Minority Investors 3 3
-
80.00 80.00
-
Paying Taxes 61 59 down
2
79.20 79.31 down
0.11
Trading across Borders 60 58 down
2
82.38 82.38
-
Enforcing Contracts 42 40 down
2
66.61 66.61
-
Resolving Insolvency 46 45 down
1
62.49 62.49
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Positive= Doing Business reform making it easier to do business.Negative= Change making it more difficult to do business.

DB 2017 Rank:

60

DB 2016 Rank:

58

Change in Rank:

down2

DB 2017 DTF (% points):

82.38

DB 2016 DTF (% points):

82.38

Change in DTF (% points):

0.00

Indicator Malaysia East Asia & Pacific OECD high income
Time to export: Border compliance (hours) info_outline 48 57 12
Cost to export: Border compliance (USD) info_outline 321 402 150
Time to export: Documentary compliance (hours) info_outline 10 73 3
Cost to export: Documentary compliance (USD) info_outline 45 132 36
Time to import: Border compliance (hours) info_outline 72 71 9
Cost to import: Border compliance (USD) info_outline 321 436 115
Time to import: Documentary compliance (hours) info_outline 10 71 4
Cost to import: Documentary compliance (USD) info_outline 60 128 26
Characteristics Export Import
Product HS 85 : Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles HS 8708: Parts and accessories of motor vehicles
Trade partner China Thailand
Border Klang port Klang port
Distance (km) 53 53
Domestic transport time (hours) 12 12
Domestic transport cost (USD) 255 255
Export documents
Customs Export Declaration
Commercial Invoice
Bill of Lading
Packing List
Certificate of Origin
Import documents
Customs Import Declaration
Commercial Invoice
Packing List
Bill of Lading
Certificate of Origin