Exporters body to construct cattle yard near Mandalay Region

A yard will be constructed near Mandalay Region for the cattle designated for export to China will be mustered into there, according to the Mandalay Region Cattle Exporters Association (MRCEA). “At present, live cattle export to China through the Muse land border is facing hardships due to housing difficulties and high feedstuff cost,” said Chairperson […]

Rice and broken rice export hit 1.2million tonnes

The export volume of rice and broken rice hit 1.2 million tonnes as of the third week of January. Over 400,000 tonnes of rice and broken rice worth US$120million were exported through normal trade, whereas about 800,000 tonnes of rice and broken rice worth US$256million were exported via border trade camps, according to the figures […]

Myanmar’s pomelo planned to export to China market

Myanmar’s pomelo is being planned to be exported to China, according to the Myanmar Pomelo Producers and Exporters Association. Over 12 tonnes of pomelo were exported to Singapore in the 2014-2015 fiscal year. The vast market of China is expected to create space for Myanmar’s pomelo. Myanmar’s mangoes have already influenced China market. Efforts will […]

Fishery exports to China decline for 5th straight year

The export of fish and related products to China has steadily declined over the past five years, according to a announcement released by Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation. A total of 92,780 tonnes of fishery products worth US$259million were exported to China in the 2011-2012 fiscal year. But that figure dropped to only US$161million […]