The export market potential for Myanmar’s seafood bounty

A leading player in Myanmar’s seafood sector tells Mizzima Business Weekly he’s optimistic about the industry’s export potential if constraints can be overcome. Few countries can boast crab so plentiful that it is sold as a cheap street food snack. But despite Myanmar’s abundance of seafood, in terms of availability and comparable affordability, the sector […]

Myanmar gets US$350m from seafood export

Myanmar has earned more than US$350 million from over 200,000 tons of fisheries products exported in the past eight months of this fiscal year (2013-14), according to Ministry of Livestock, Fisheries and Rural Development. The country expected to earn US$ 440 million this year from the seafood export through the normal trade routes. And it […]