United Nations Statistical Office announced that the indicator went down slightly by 2.08 percent compared with 2016. Processed food import dropped barely by 21 542.56 US Dollar, in contrast to the previous year when it climbed by 38.23 percent. Malaysia saw a rise of 500.12% in processed food import over the past 29 years. Furthermore, it has attained a increase at a 0.08 percent average annual growth rate during the 5 years with a slight overall growth since the start of observations. It averaged 338 067.19 US Dollar from 1989 to 2017 and it reached its all-time high of 1 038 094 US Dollar in 2016 and record low of 53 424 US Dollar in 1998.