13 October 2017
A coordination meeting on rice export was held in Nay Pyi Taw on Friday. Union Minister for Commerce Dr. Than Myint said it is expected to export 2 million tons of rice in this fiscal year. He added that export has been extended to Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. For sustainable development of the country’s rice export, the Union Minister pointed out the needs to make quality and quantity market.
He also stressed to select and cultivate the quality specie for export. Officials also discussed on international and local rice market, and rice export condition.