Japanese company opens US$5m factory

Oshimanoki, a 100-year-old Japanese producer of rice processing machinery, has officially opened its first factory to produce such machinery in the Thilawa Special Economic Zone (SEZ). The factory is said to be the first of its kind in the country. During the opening ceremony of the US$5 million factory on Thursday, executives said they are […]

GAP system encouraged for export in Myanmar

The department of agriculture is implementing growing of vegetables and culinary crops such as rice, beans, pulses and corn using a Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) system in some States and Regions which could help Myanmar’s agricultural industry better access export markets. Coffee grown with the GAP system enters international market successfully. In order to export […]