Launching the Implementation of Myanmar's National Export Strategy

ITC major events
Date25 Mar. 2015
LocationNay Pyi Taw
OrganizerMinistry of Commerce
ITC ContactDarius KUREK

Description

Launch ceremony for Myanmar’s first-ever National Export Strategy (NES), designed to fuel the country’s sustainable development through export promotion. Dignitaries will include Myanmar’s Vice President U Nyan Tun, Minister of Commerce U Win Myint and International Trade Centre (ITC) Executive Director Arancha González, as well as representatives from international development partners such as the European Union, the Department for International Development (DFID), Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) etc. The five-year roadmap provides detailed action plans for Myanmar to achieve sustainable development through trade. The NES was spearheaded by the Ministry of Commerce, with the technical assistance of ITC, financial support from Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), and implementation support of the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ).