Myeik merchants seek direct export access

Merchants in Myeik are seeking avenues to exporting goods directly to other countries rather than doing so via Thailand and Malaysia, sources say. “The Thai authorities and some merchants from the Ranong Port came last week and talked about accessing international markets through their port. But we need direct exports because the EU has sanctioned […]

Ranong Port – Pathway to Myanmar

The Port Authority of Thailand (PAT) plans to push for a dry port (intermodal terminal) in Bangkok as part of its strategic plan for the Ranong Port’s expansion with a hope that it can become as pathway to Myanmar in connection with BIMSTEC countries for trade and investment. BIMSTEC (the Bay of Bengal Initiative for […]