Myanmar earns US$5 billion from foreign trade

From April 1 to July 4, Myanmar’s foreign trade through land and maritime routes has amounted to more than $5 billion, an increase of $1 billion from the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Commerce. The exports totalled $1.8 billion and the imports were worth $3.4 billion. The maritime trade accounted for […]

Authorities to Rachet Up Inspection to Meet Trade Target

Union minister for commerce U Win Myint said the government will increase trade-route monitoring in Myanmar in hopes of meeting the country’s trade volume targets this fiscal year. Myanmar is aiming to have a trade volume of $25 billion in 2014-15 FY. Starting in July, anti-smuggling mobile enforcement teams has started inspections at Yangon International […]