No change to car import policy: Commerce Ministry

Deputy Commerce Minister U Pwint San said during a meeting with car importers and the Myanmar Automobile Manufacturers and Distributors Association on November 30 that the ministry would not intervene in the market. “It is true that Yangon is facing heavy traffic jams. But we will not cancel car import permits,” he said. “There has […]

‘Car Import Policy Has Changed About 10 Times’

Import restrictions under the previous military government ensured car prices in Myanmar were among the highest in the world. Now, under the current quasi-civilian government which took power in 2011, restrictions have eased and car prices have fallen dramatically. Legislation has, however, often been less than clear, as car import policies have been frequently changed. […]