Foreign suppliers eye Myanmar auto parts market

Foreign automotive parts suppliers are seeking to enter Myanmar to cater to the growing need for spare parts, a Union of Myanmar Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry official said last week. U Myo Thant, a member of the federation’s central executive committee, said demand for auto parts is accelerating and that foreign suppliers […]

Ford is First to Enter Burma’s Growing, Volatile Car Market

Ford Motor Company announced on Tuesday that it will open an official dealership in Rangoon this year, becoming the first international carmaker to distribute new vehicles on the Burmese market, which until recently remained closed off due to international sanctions. Ford executives said Burma’s auto market, although still small, holds great promise for future sales […]