Myanmar’s imports up

Myanmar imported commodities worth US$15,064.208 million from April 1 to February 27 of 2014-2015 FY, including motorcars and petroleum products and this year’s volume was over US$2.5 billion higher than that of the same period of last fiscal year, according to the Ministry of Commerce.

Import volume of the same period of 2013-2014 FY was US$12,479.050 million.

Myanmar has to import investment products, consumer products, and industrial raw materials from foreign countries every year. Out of the three imported products, investment and industrial raw materials topped the list.