Pilot project to begin shipping from Thilawa to upper Myanmar

Transport authorities are planning to ship goods from the Thilawa port to the Simikhone port in upper Myanmar this month, according to the Inland Water Transport Department. The arrangement is jointly operated by Inland Water Transport and SA Marine Co. The first shipment will include chicken feed from JAPFA Comfeed Myanmar and will be sent […]

Multi-purpose container barge service starts

The Ministry of Transport and Communications has started the Inland Water Transport (IWT), a multi-purpose container barge service to transport goods along the Ayeyarwady River and containers in the Yangon River. The service was started to reduce transportation costs and relieve congestion on the road. Ten trips with 40 containers per trip were transported by […]