Mar 11, 2013

US company to build food factory in Myanmar

A food company from the United States is preparing to build food factories in the along the Myanmar- China border, as well as the Myanmar-India border areas, the director general Dr. Myint Than of Livestock Breeding & Veterinary Department said.

The intended markets will be China and India, Dr. Myint Than said.

"As we have invited foreign countries to invest in our country, the American companies are planning to invest in manufacturing product sector," Dr.Myint Than told the 13th annual conference of Myanmar Livestock Federation on March 4.

He did not confirm the name of the American company however; the company is targeting to export its food products to China and India. It is also planning to give its products Myanmar names.

The food factory will be running under the regulations of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point for the food safety.

Source: Eleven Weekly Media