No disruptions to Korea-backed industrial park in Yangon

Work on the Korea-Myanmar Industrial Complex (KMIC) will continue despite the political unrest in the country. KMIC Managing Director Lee Jung Wook said on February 4 that the project might encounter delays but the impact of the ongoing situation has been minimal. “Construction works on the KMIC are still in the early stages, there is […]

Myanmar targets US$1B in marine exports for fiscal 2020-21

Myanmar expects to export up to US$1 billion worth of marine products in fiscal 2020-21 notwithstanding disruptions as a result of COVID-19, said U Wai Lin Maung, Director General of the Department of Fisheries under the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation. This is around 17 percent higher than in fiscal 2019-20, when the country […]

Myanmar avocado exported to Britain: London embassy

Half a tonne of avocado pears have been exported to the UK by air, ac cording to an announcement by the Myanmar embassy in London. The exported avocados are of three varieties – Amara (local variety), Hass and Buccaneer. The Myanmar Fruits and Vegetables Producer and Exporter Association (MFVP) was connected to the British Chamber […]