Fish, prawns from Kyaukpyu being sent to Yangon alone: depots
07 Oct 19 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Fish
In 2017, most of the fish, prawns, and crabs produced in Kyaukpyu were sent to the Sittway market and Bangladesh, said a fish and prawn seller.
"At the end of 2018, we could not send the fisheries products to the Sittway market and Bangladesh because there were armed conflicts in the border area. So, the road was not safe for transporting our products. Currently, we are sending the fisheries products only to the Yangon market," according to a local fishery dealer from a purchase depot.
The value of border trade between Myanmar and Bangladesh as
The total border trade of Myanmar with four neighboring countries reached $9.9 billion in the 2018-2019 fiscal.—Aye Cho (Translated by Hay Mar)