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Malaysia is a net exporter of goods and services. The country’s exports accounted for 20% of GDP in 2007. Exports include electronic equipment, petroleum and liquefied natural gas, wood and wood products, palm oil, rubber, textiles and chemicals. The country’s main export partners, in order of significance, are Singapore, China, the USA and Japan (2010). Imports include electronics, machinery, petroleum products, plastics, vehicles, iron and steel products and chemicals. The average ad valorem tariff for imported goods is 8.8% (2007). Malaysia’s main import partners, in order of significance, are China, Japan, the USA and Singapore (2010). The Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation is the principal export promotion agency.