Deep-sea port needed for delta region to boost logistics

The recommendations are published in the position paper released by the European Chamber of Commerce Myanmar (EuroCham) in June as part of EuroCham’s annual White Book. The publication highlighted the need for Myanmar to establish deep-sea ports in order for the country to realise its geographical advantage and become a logistics hub in Asia. Despite […]

Automated cargo system to be used experimentally at Myawady border gate in 2017

The Myanmar Automated Cargo Clearance System (MACCS) will be experimentally practiced at the Myawady border gate next year, according to Myanmar Customs Department. The experiment will be conducted as a survey in Myawady, said U Win Thant, the director of Myanmar Customs Department. The development of an e-Customs system started in July 2013 with support […]

Myanmar Automated Cargo Clearance System to be installed in Thilawa SEZ in November

Myanmar’s Customs Department will install the new Myanmar Automated Cargo Clearance System (MACCS) at airports, port terminals and at the Thilawa Special Economic Zone in November this year, it has been learned. Plans are also underway to install the MACCS at cross-border areas after his new programme is successfully implemented within Yangon Region. With the […]