General Information : Malaysia
|Location||:||At the heart of South-East Asia, on the international maritime trade routes between Europe, the Middle East, South Asia and East Asia.|
|Area||:||Total - 329,750 sq.km, Land - 328,550 sq.km, Water - 1,200 sq.km|
|Population||:||28.3 million (July 2009)|
|Population Growth||:||1.75% (2008 est.)|
|Labor force||:||12.1 million (2009)|
|Natural Resources||:||palm oil, petroleum, timber, cocoa, natural gas, marine life, iron ore, bauxite, tin and copper|
|Export||:||Malaysia is the world second largest producer of palm oil but leads the world as the exporter of quality palm oil.|
|Economy||:||Malaysia, a middle-income country, growth was almost exclusively driven by exports - particularly of manufacturing products.
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Malaysia Facts and Figures
Malaysian National News Agency
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