Expenditure of international tourism reached 13,248 USD mil in 2018 in Malaysia, according to Eurostat. This is 9.08 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, expenditure of international tourism in Malaysia reached an all time high of 13,893 USD mil in 2014 and an all time low of 2,160 USD mil in 1998. When compared to Malaysia's main peers, expenditure of international tourism in Cambodia amounted to 1,079 USD mil, 25,346 USD mil in Singapore, 14,675 USD mil in Thailand and 5,910 USD mil in Vietnam in 2018.
Malaysia has been ranked 30th within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of expenditure of international tourism, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
International tourism expenditure is the expenditure of international outbound visitors in other countries, including payments to foreign carriers for international transport.