08 November 2018
Agro Myanmar and Agro Chemex 2018, The 9th International Agrochemical Exhibition & Southeast Asia Crop Protection Forum and also, The 5th International Exhibition and Conference on Agriculture for Myanmar.
The opening ceremony is taken place on 06th November 2018 at the Rose Garden Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar. Agro Myanmar and Agro Chemex is in the chain of the International Agriculture Exhibition which organizes annually in many countries all over the world and it is one of the leading events in Southeast Asia about Agriculture Pesticides, Fertilizers, Chemicals and Machinery. The show is organized to create opportunities for local enterprises to learn and strengthen cooperation and promoting trade ties with countries of developed agriculture industry. The opening ceremony has the privilege to welcome the presence of all Government Officials, Representative of Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Irrigation and Representative of Myanmar Fruit, Flower and Vegetable Producers and Exporters Association, industry experts and media.
As from the China Crop production Industry Association(CCPIA), Jack Zhou stated, “Myanmar is a country of growers. The agricultural sector accounts for 37.8 percent of the country's GDP, employs 70 percent of its labor force and generates 25 to 30 percent of total export earnings, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization. Although agriculture is the most important sector in Myanmar, it faces challenges such as lack of proper infrastructure in the rural areas, complex land tenure issue, low agricultural productivity and low international demands for agri-food products, the program aims to see significant agri-production and emerge as the regional hub for agriculture. To result all these challenges, Government Officials encourage and create favorable conditions for foreign enterprises to develop their business in Myanmar. This is the great chance for foreign enterprise who would like to invest into this potential market.”
From the business development manager of VEAS, U Phone Myat said, “So, the exhibition is hosted by China Crop Protection Industry Association (CCPIA), China National Chemical Information Center (CNCIC) and Minh in Exhibition 81 Advertisement Services Co., Ltd. (VEAS), Agro Myanmar 2018 honor to welcome more than 200 brands from leading international companies of agriculture pesticides, fertilizers, agrochemicals sectors and more than 2,000 trade visitors coming from not only local but also from Southeast Asia and around the world to explore the various product innovations and equipment. During 2 days of Agro Myanmar 2018, thought leaders, scientists, policy-makers, agriculture experts, and technology providers in the agriculture industry will come under one roof making it a venue for all players in the industry to meet, share, and learn about the latest game-changing innovations, cutting-edge technologies, and crucial policies shaping the future of the globe's most important staple crop.”
The exhibition is a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs in order to expand their business market, update the latest innovations, connect with potential Customers effectively, and have an objective overview about Myanmar as well as Southeast Asia market. Taking alongside with booth display activities from worldwide exhibitors, attractive and fruitful seminar with specialized topics presenting by domestic and international leading experts is also a highlight of event.