Myanmar sees boost in private investment in agriculture

Investment in agriculture by private companies is increasing in Myanmar, raising expectations that the modernization of the sector will progress at last. Myanmar Agribusiness Public Corp. (Mapco) has built a large rice mill in a bid to boost exports of rice, while Myanma Awba Group has launched a project to build an agricultural chemical factory. […]

Foreigners can operate JV to trade in fertilizers, seeds, pesticides and hospital equipment

Foreigners have traditionally been restricted to doing service business and cannot be involved in trading. However the Ministry of Commerce has relaxed this requirements in the interest of the country as there is a critical need for expertise in the following areas: fertilizers insemination seeds pesticides hospital equipment Foreigners can trade in the above items […]