13 May 2019, Gergana Bencheva, EMIS Editor
Malaysia’s manufacturing sales rise 5.7% y/y in March
The sales growth resulted in an increase in the number of workers in the manufacturing sector. Their count grew by 1.8% on an annual basis to 1.09 million people. Also, the amount of salaries rose by 5.1% year-on-year to MYR 4.06 billion.
For the period between January and March 2019, manufacturing sales in Malaysia grew by 6.1% on the year to MYR 210.6 billion. Also, over the first quarter of 2019, the overall labour force in the country rose by 2.2% on the year to 15.53 million people, The Malaysian Reserve added.
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