A BOOMING SUCCESS LAUNCHING FOR MYANMAR GAR-TEX EXPO 2017 IN YANGON - 12TH JANUARY 2017
The Kick-off Conference of “Myanmar Gar-Tex Expo2017”, the International Exhibition & Conference on Textile & Garment Industry for Myanmar takes place at Rose Garden Hotel, 171 Upper Pansodan Road, Yangon on 12th January 2017.
The kick- off meeting belong to one of promotion activities for Myanmar Gar- Tex Expo, after the success of Kick-Off Meeting Vietnam on 24Th November 2016, the organizer is continue our honor to welcome:
- Dr Thet Htar Khine- Managing Director of Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association ( MGMA)
- Ms Daw Myat Kaythi- Secretary of Myanmar Textile Manufacturers Association ( MTMA)
- Mr Jacob A,Clere- Team Leader of Smart Myanmar ( largest international project working in the Myanmar garment sector)
And our pleasure to have the present of Embassy of the Philippines, French Myanmar Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Italian Embassy, Delegation of German Industry and Commerce In Myanmar, the interest from Singapore Embassy, Hong Kong Embassy, …..and board members together with local representatives from related textile & garment enterprises as well as press, media at the Kick-off Meeting in Yangon, Myanmar. At the meeting, the organizer & 72 distinguished guests has a booming success discussion regarding to promote business and knowledge, innovation technology exchange and other benefit that the trade show will offer to local Burmese companies. This event is also an occasion for the organizers and enterprises to exchange information relates to the development of textile & garment industry of Myanmar as well as to connect those who are interested in Myanmar Gar-Tex Expo 2017. All delegates agree that Myanmar Gar-Tex Expo 2017 will benefit and contribute to textile & garment industry in Myanmar.
From 29-31 March 2017, the 1st Myanmar Gar-Tex Expo – The Textile & garment Event in Myanmar being held at Rose Garden Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar organized by Minh Vi Exhibition & Advertising Service Co., Ltd (VEAS) together with Foremost and the support from MGMA, MTMA is expected to have the present about 80 exhibitors from 15 countries (such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, China, India, Pakistan, Myanmar, etc.) and expected to attract to the tune of 3,000 international trade visitors.
As the largest country in South-East Asia, Myanmar has been recognized to have a great potential growth, especially in textile & garment sector. Currently, Myanmar has the lowest minimum wage and average payout when compared with key garment hubs like China, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and India. Competitive pricing is one of the key factors governing business decisions in the garment industry and, as labor costs contribute about 15% to 20% of the total garment cost, will directly help Myanmar to edge out other garment manufacturing hubs. Together with the development in exporting product, the importing on material is also in high demand.
Myanmar Gar-Tex Expo 2017 will take its mission as a great trade platform that brings domestic and international enterprises in textile & garment related industries together for business cooperation, exchanging information, as well as catching up the new and advanced technology and products from around the word. The conference program will also be as extensive as ever. Here exhibitors can showcase their products and their companies to a wide expert audience including professionals, producers, and decision-makers as well as distributors.