30,000 individuals granted car import licenses

Almost 30,000 individuals have been approved to import cars to Myanmar since the start of the year and over 9000 cars will be imported by companies or groups, according to documents seen by The Myanmar Times. An individual can apply for a car import licence by proving they have space to park it, under a […]

20,000 car import licenses granted

Almost 20,000 individuals have been approved to import cars to Myanmar since the start of the year and over 9000 cars will be imported by companies or groups, according to documents seen by The Myanmar Times. An individual can apply for a car import licence by proving they have space to park it, under a […]

Mercedes-Benz builds the new car market

Well-known German automaker Mercedes-Benz is working to find what cars click with local consumers. It has imported about 20 different models in the two years since it opened its first showroom in Myanmar. U Aung Thet Lwin, head of sales and marketing at Cycle & Carriage Automobile Myanmar, the local distributor of Mercedes-Benz, said that […]

Ford launches as govt revamps import rules

Industry observers said they welcomed the notice, which was obtained by The Myanmar Times last week, from the ministry’s Directorate of Trade outlining parameters for distributors to sell new cars in Myanmar though some added it is at most a first step and further clarification is required. Ford became one of the first among other […]