Industry body aims to boost local steel production

To reduce Myanmar’s dependence on imported steel, plans are being made to increase local production with Chinese technology say industry officials. “Local steel consumption relies heavily on imports rather than local production as only 10 percent of what the local market needs is produced locally while the 90 percent is imported,” said U Tin Myint, […]

Steel Associations Sign MoU to Establish a Strategic Cooperation Team

The Myanmar Steel Association and Myanmar Iron and Steel Association signed a MoU on January 7 to establish a strategic cooperation for the long-term development of the industry starting from 2019. According to the agreement, both parties intend to establish a strategic cooperation between MISA and MSA, aligning both organizations’ resources and efforts to achieve […]