MAY, 5 – 7, 2017 TATMADAW HALL YANGON | MYANMAR
Myanmar has initiated a reform strategy that supports rapid economic and Industrial development while ensuring its stability, efficiency, and accessibility. Myanmar’s historic move to a market economy is also very timely as it Is happening against the backdrop of ASEAN integration towards economic community In 2016.
Plastics Myanmar 3rd Edition was held in July 2016, at TATMADAW HALL, Yangon – it was a humble beginning with 60+ exhibitors participating, Co-Organised by Myanmar Plastics Industry Association (MPIA) and Supported by Myanmar Industry Association (MIA).
|Polymer Consumption 12-13||2,65,000 Metric tonnes/annum|
|No. of Plastics Processing Units||1,200|
|Domestic Manufacture of Raw Materials||Nil|
|Import of Raw Materials||Full quantity|
|Domestic Manufacturers of Processing Machines||Nil|
|Dependence on Imported Processing Machinery||Complete|
|Projected Growth Rate||25%|
The Plastics Industry in Myanmar is all set to grow. From the present level of 265,000 MTs per annum, the plastics processing industry is expected to register faster growth. 15-20% is the forecast and the reality may be even more. In less than 5 years this industry will process close to 500,000 MTs per annum. The number of processors will also double in this sunrise sector. MPIA is an apex body of the industry in Myanmar representing 1000 Plastic processing units in the country and supporting the growth of the Industry.
We are a team of internationally-experienced business professionals dedicated to the development of Myanmar economy by promoting entrepreneurship, foreign direct investment, and world’s best management practices.
Our vision is that by working positively and tirelessly Myanmar would achieve a status of a prosperous nation with modern economy and harmonious society.