Press Release & Industry News
ProPak Myanmar 2015 – Expanding Processing & Packaging Opportunities in Myanmar
ProPak Myanmar 2015 delivered its 2nd successful edition, taking place 24th to 26th September 2015 at its new bigger venue, Myanmar Event Park (MEP), Yangon. Presenting 218 exhibitors from 23 countries, 5 international pavilions from China, France, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand, 3,582 trade buyers from 22 countries and staged leading industry events including the National Conference of Food Industries Development, Myanmar Retailers Packaging Seminar and Business Matchmaking and industry seminars.
ProPak Myanmar 2015 was opened by H.E U Myint Swe, Chief Minister, Yangon Region Government, U Sein Tin Win, Speaker, Yangon Region Hluttaw, U Win Aung, President of Union of Myanmar Federation of Chamber of Commerce (UMFCCI), U Zaw Min Win, Chairman of Myanmar Food Processors & Exporters Association (MFPEA) and President of Myanmar Industries Association (MIA) and Daw Win Win Kyi, President of Food Science and Technology Association of Myanmar (FoSTAM).
“As economic development progresses so does demand for better quality products in food, drinks and pharmaceuticals, and this creates huge opportunities for both local and international manufacturers and companies. ProPak Myanmar is Myanmar’s leading international event providing essential support for the further development of our underdeveloped industries.” Said U Zaw Min Win, Chairman of Myanmar Food Processors & Exporters Association (MFPEA) and President of Myanmar Industries Association (MIA).
ProPak Myanmar 2015 received great feedback from exhibitors including;
“We believe in the potential of the Myanmar market and that is why we are here. This is our second time to participate in ProPak Myanmar and we had two successful shows. We will participate again next year, and we plan a bigger stand.”
Thomas Kochems, Director, Melchers Techexport GMBH, Germany
“We are very happy to be in ProPak Myanmar and received very good feedback, from very high quality and professional visitors. We will definitely come back next year, and have already confirmed our booth.”Grant Wang, Sales Manager, Coda Tech Automation and System, Myanmar