Myanmar to export corn to Thailand under zero tariff from 1 February

Myanmar is prepping for corn export to Thailand under zero-tariff starting from 1 February 2021, said U Min Khaing, chairman of Myanmar Corn Industrial Association. Thailand imposed a hefty tariff on imports during its corn season to protect the interest of its growers. It grants tax exemption for corn import between February and August, he […]

As demand falters, corn traders seek new markets

Corn traders are actively looking for new markets in Asia to export corn, said U Min Khaing, chair of the Myanmar Corn Industrial Association. Traders are aiming to expand exports to Vietnam, the Philippines and India. Come June, representatives from the association will visit China to promote corn produced in Shan State. “We will also […]