Garment industry expected to earn US$10 billion from export in a decade

The export value from the garment industry under Cutting-Making and Packing (CMP) system is expected to fetch up to US$10billion in a decade, it is learnt from Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association (MGMA). “We expect garment industry to be in operation with 1,500 factories in 2025, with a total labour force of one million. To meet […]

CMP garment industry eyes US, Canadian and Russian markets

Myanmar garment factories with Cutting-Making and Packing (CMP) systems plan to expand their markets to America, Canada and Russia, said an official from Myanmar Garments Entrepreneurs’ Association. Myanmar’s main markets currently are Japan, South Korea and the EU Myanmar is making a concerted effort to boost its export products focusing mainly on its garment and […]

KATRI to assist development of Myanmar textile export sector

No 3 Heavy Industry under the Ministry of Industry will work with Korea Apparel Testing Research Institute (KATRI) to improve Myanmar’s textile sector to enter the international market, according to Dr. Eun Ho Shin, the in-charge of KATRI. The cooperation aims at promoting the textile industry a under three-year-project to effectuate the development of the […]

Hong Kong and China to invest in Myanmar’s garment industry

Hong Kong and China will operate garment enterprises under Cutting, Making and Packing –CMP system at industrial zones in Yangon, the commercial hub of Myanmar, according to the Directorate of Investment and Companies Administration-DICA. China-based Shanghai Donglong Feather Manufacture Company has cooperated with Dong Long (Myanmar) Garment company to carry out garment enterprises at Hlaingthayar […]

Foreign investments in garment industry on the rise in Myanmar

Some foreign countries such as China, Hong Kong , French, Singapore and Japan will operate garment industry including rice and other agricultural with Cutting, Making and Packing(CMP) system in Myanmar, according to Foreign Investment Law. A Chinese companies such as Jiangsu Solamoda Garments Group Co;Ltd and Dong Fang Star Garment Factory Ltd will carry out […]

Sixteen companies granted to operate the garment industry with CMP system

Sixteen companies have been granted permission to operate garment industries with Cutting, Making and Packing – CMP system during five months of this year, according to the Directorate of Investment and Companies Administration (DICA). Those companies will cooperate with not only local entrepreneurs but also other businessmen with the foreign investment assistance. Moreover, local MK […]