Over 90,000 Motorbikes Imported Through Border Trade in April

Myanmar import­ed 95,000 mo­torbikes from China through the Muse border gate, earning the government $30 million in import duty for April, state media has reported. Well-known Chinese motorcycle brands in­cluding Kenbo, Canda, Toyomax and Dayaung are mainly exported to lo­cal markets in Mandalay and other central regions. Demand for bikes is high in rural areas […]

Mandalay Offers More Chinese Bikes via Instalments

There has been an increase in sales of Chinese motorcycles in Mandalay, especially those sold through instalments, according to bike traders in Myanmar’s second largest city. A recent appreciation in Chinese yuan (or renminbi) has caused a spike in prices of motorcycles that are imported overland from China to Mandalay. Previously, the motorcycles were rarely […]