Online motor market gathers momentum

Internetfirms are attempting to promote online car sales in Myanmar, though some say consumers are slow to take up online vehicle retailing. With new brands and models entering Myanmar every day, proponents of an online auto marketplace say it allows for customers to conveniently browse a wide range of vehicles. “The main advantages for an […]

Policy changes disrupting for car importers

Local car dealers tired of losing money due to frequent and erratic policy changes regarding imports blame the government for creating an unstable market. Since allowing imported vehicles into the country in 2011 as part of nationwide reforms, the auto sector has seen gradual and sweeping policy changes aimed at regulating the market, while attempting […]

Used car roadblock removed

Car sale centres can now import later-model used vehicles following a government decision to ease restrictions at the beginning of September, said Yangon-based dealers. Dealers that have already imported and sold 100 vehicles may apply to import used models dated from 2008 to 2011, said U Soe Htun with Farmer Auto. Previously dealers could import […]