Investors eye Myanmar’s rich potential for rice growing

MYANMAR may go back to being one of the world’s major rice exporters in five to 10 years, as many Thai and foreign investors are looking to expand in rice mills and farms in the country. Thai traders and experts all believe that Myanmar has great potential to become a major rice producer in the […]

Rubber Exporters Eye Japan to Boost Exports

The Myanmar Rubber Planters and Manufacturers Association (MRPMA) says Japan is the next logical step in the export of Myanmar’s rubber and latex products. Amidst the falling price of rubber, gross national rubber exports are estimated to reach 100,000 tonnes by the end of this financial year. “We believe the European and global economic crisis, […]