Individual trades through land border exceed K8 bln in Q1

According to data released by the Ministry of Commerce, trade conducted by Individual Trading Card (ITC) holders reached over K8.09 billion through the land border in the first quarter of the current financial year 2020-2021. The Trade Department issued 17 cards in the October-December period this FY. Imports exceeded K6.46 billion, and exports were valued […]

Raw sesame, peanut import proposal causes price shakeup in domestic market

The news of a company’s import proposal for raw sesame and peanut makes changes in pricing in the local market, said U Htay Chun, Vice Chairman of Mandalay Depot. “The Ministry of Commerce reported that a certain company had sought import permit for raw sesame and peanut to be produced on a CMP basis and […]