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, […]

MTE to sell over 5,000 tonnes of hard wood

The state Myanmar Timber Enterprise (MTE) will be selling over 5,000 tonnes of teak, Tamalan and other raw hardwood by the end of June, according to Ministry of Forestry and Environmental Conservation. The foreign transaction and logging department of MTE will announce a bid for over 1,700 tonnes of teak, hardwood, logs and lumber to […]