THE value of exports from Myanmar totalled US$10.7 billion in the current fiscal year, an increase of $1.8 billion against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Commerce’s latest report.
Since April 2017, the country exported $2.268 billion of agricultural products, $22.414 million of animal products, $501.808 million of marine products, $1.045 billion of mineral products, $171.987 million of forest products, $4.933 billion of manufactured goods, along with others with an estimated value of $1.787 billion.
This year, $7.132 billion worth of products went to foreign countries through the private sector, while the government sector exported products amounting to $3.598 billion.
The country’s exports exceeded $29.209 billion in the last fiscal year. The export value was $27.714 billion in FY2015-16, $29.156 in FY2014-2015, $24.963 billion in FY2013-2014, and $18.045 billion in FY2012-2013.