KOTRA opens ‘Korea Desk’ in Myanmar to support trade

The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency said Sunday that it has opened a “Korea Desk” in Myanmar to support trade and investment between the two countries. Launched with the backing of South Korea’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and Myanmar’s Commerce and Investment ministries, the Myanmar Korea Desk will offer help to companies from both […]

Myantrade setting up world-class business support to local entrepreneurs Nay Pyi Daw, Myanmar

The Myanmar Trade Promotion Organization Myantrade has set a milestone in the history of business support in the country. On 22-24, September 2020, more than 40 government officials from Myantrade headquarters and regional trade centres as well as commercial trade attachés from 15 countries were trained on advanced trade information service and management techniques. This […]

Winrock and Myantrade sign export promotion agreement for crops including coffee

Winrock International and the Myanmar Trade Promotion Organization (Myantrade) under the Ministry of Commerce have signed a cooperation agreement for the export promotion of six crops including coffee. Ministry of Commerce, Permanent Secretary Aung Soe said, “We signed MoU for cooperation and assisting in designating specifications and trade promotion. We will conduct training for export […]

Myanmar oil millers body targets FDA certification for 150 mills by 2020

The Myanmar Edible Oil Millers Association (MEOMA) will help millers in the entire supply chain get approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), according to the Myanmar Trade Promotion Organization (MYANTRADE). This move is aimed at eradicating illegal sales in the market and ensure a firm market for producers, said an official with MEOMA. […]

Joint Networking Event, New Zealand Thai Chamber of Commerce and Australian-Myanmar Chamber of Commerce , 14 Sep, 9am at Yadana Ballroom, Park Royal Hotel

The New Zealand Thai Chamber of Commerce and Australian-Myanmar Chamber of Commerce will host a joint networking event. To Importers, Exporters, Brokers and Freight Forwarders We would like to invite you to learn more about taking advantage of the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement (AANZFTA). The agreement opens up and creates many new opportunities for […]

Trade rebounds in May, says ministry

The recently reported downward trend in trade in Myanmar has bounced back during the second week of this month due to strong imports, according to a report from the Ministry of Commerce. The total trade volume between April 1 and May 9 of fiscal year 2014-15 showed US$2 billion — with US$ 1.48 billion from […]