For that indicator, we provide data for Malaysia from 1995 to 2023. The average value for Malaysia during that period was 75 points with a minimum of 55 points in 1997 and a maximum of 87 points in 2018.
The latest value from 2023 is 83 points. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 175
countries is 70 points.
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The Trade Freedom index for Malaysia measures the absence of tariffs and other barriers that affect the international trade of goods and services.
Definition: The Trade freedom index is based on two indicators: the trade-weighted average tariff rate and non-tariff barriers (including quantity, price, regulatory, customs and investment restrictions, and direct government intervention).