ABSTRACT In Myanmar, Shan State is the major sweet corn production area, and Nay Pyi Taw Council Area is one of the sweet corn growing places. Sweet corn is a potential crop to produce value-added products as a result of its increasing popularity as a preferred crop choice. Therefore, the...
Country: Myanmar Topic: Agriculture
ABSTRACT Myanmar’s rubber industry has a  huge natural rubber market demand from neighboring countries and rubber is also the second-most agricultural export item following the pluses which is the first rank of export items. Myanmar became one of the largest rubber producers around the...
ABSTRACT Myanmar's second most significant cereal crop after rice is corn, and it is farmed all around the country. Corn is used for both export and country consumption (animal feed and food processing). However, there is a scarcity of study on the cost and profitability of sweet corn production...
Country: Myanmar Topic: Agriculture
ABSTRACT Edible oil in Myanmar plays an important role as an essential food item in the daily diet of the Burmese people. Considering the growth rate of the population in the country, it is assumed that the per capita edible oil consumption will be increased yearly based on the population and...
Country: Myanmar Topic: Agribusiness
ABSTRACT This paper reviews the development of the edible oil sector in Myanmar. Oilseed crops, namely groundnut, sesame, sunflower, mustard and niger, are one of the major crops in Myanmar and it covers 16% of the national cultivated area. At present, about 90% of domestic edible oil mills have...
Country: Myanmar Topic: Agriculture