Malaysia’s Manufacturing recorded the highest sales value amounted to RM142.4 billion with growth of 18.8 per cent in November 2021
Malaysia’s Manufacturing sales in November 2021 stood at RM142.4 billion, grew 18.8 per cent as compared to the same month of the previous year. The rise in sales value was driven by the Petroleum, Chemical, Rubber & Plastic Products (29.0%), Food, Beverages & Tobacco Products (20.7%) and Electrical & Electronics Products (17.8%). Meanwhile, on month-on-month basis, the sales value increased 1.2 per cent.
Total employees engaged in the Manufacturing sector in November 2021 was 2,253,574 persons, an increase of 2.6 per cent as compared to 2,195,488 persons in November 2020. Salaries & wages paid amounted to RM7,535.5 million, increased by 4.8 per cent or RM345.2 million in November 2021 as against the same month of the preceding year.
The sales value per employee increased by 15.7 per cent to record RM63,189 as compared with the same month in 2020. Meanwhile, the average salaries & wages per employee was RM3,344 in November 2021.
The full publication of the Monthly Manufacturing Statistics, November 2021 can be downloaded through eStatistik portal.
DATO' SRI DR. MOHD UZIR MAHIDIN
CHIEF STATISTICIAN MALAYSIA
DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS MALAYSIA
10 JANUARY 2022
Mohd Yusrizal Ab Razak
Public Relation Officer
Strategic Communication and International Division
Department of Statistics, Malaysia
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