Malaysia. Plantation, Commodities Generate In RM122 Bln In Export Revenue In 2016


Malaysia generated RM122 billion in revenue from the plantation and commodity sector last year, making it one of the country's main export contributors.

Plantations Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Seri Mah Siew Keong said the sector made a big impact on the nation's socio-economic development, especially to the smallholding community.

"The sector was the second largest contributor to export revenue after the electrical and electronics," he said at the Rakan Rakyat Kenaf Industry.

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