Myanmar – The largest nation in mainland Southeast Asia, still commonly known as Burma, lies couched between India, Bangladesh, China, ThailandandLaos. Agriculture continues to be the mainstay of Myanmar’s economy, it is estimated that the sector accounts for around 45% of GDP, 20% of exports while providing employment for 70% of the workforce.
Myanmar now significant reforms to spur economic development and create an attractive business climate meant to generate more inward foreign investment. Consequently, the international business community’s interest in Myanmar and the unique opportunities the country presents – including a rich natural resources base, a large market potential, a young labor force and a strategic location between India, China…
Not outside the attention, us – VEAS – the leading Exhibition and Conference Organizer on Agriculture for Myanmar and developing countries in region, holding the second edition of Agriculture Trade Show combines 3 related industries:
·         The 2nd International Exhibition & Conference on Agriculture Livestock and Aqua fisheries in Myanmar
·         Place: 28-30 September, 2016
·         Venue: Myanmar Convention Center (MCC), Yangon, Myanmar from 28-30 September, 2016
Following the massive success of 2015 Trade show, this year along with the cooperation of 3 related fields in 1 ideal showcase, commits to bring the huge and professional event with over 100 Exhibitors worldwide, welcome approximately 3,000 trade visitors from many countries in region joining in this chance. This will be the perfect platform that generates more business opportunities for local and international enterprises as well as contribute to the development of Agriculture Industry for Myanmar.
Receive the esteemed endorsement from Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock of Myanmar; Myanmar Fruit, Flower and Vegetable  Producer and Exporter Association (MFVP); Myanmar Livestock Federation; Myanmar Fisheries Federation (MFF) and Myanmar Fishery Products Producers & Exporters Association (MPEA) – The exhibition will be organized with the expansion of a business activity in terms of both quality and quantity highlighted as below:
Agri Myanmar Expo 2016: Gathering exhibitors from agriculture chemicals (fertilizer, pesticides, crop protection), machinery, farm equipments, seeds, products and services… from Taiwan, Vietnam Malaysia, Korea… represented by big names in the industry such as: SUNCUE, SCS GROUP (FARM TRAC), VEAM, ASIA SEEDS, RB SPRAY, CLOSE FRIEND…
Livestock Myanmar 2016:The attending of group veterinary medicine manufacturers from Vietnam:HANVET, APANANO, UV, THIEN QUAN, TRAVETCO, VETERCO…will bring to the show many competitive and high technology products. Besides, many leading companies from different countries also exhibit at the show, such as: SONAC, DAR PRO INGREDIENTS, SANHEH… from USA, Taiwan, Malaysia…
Aqua Fisheries Myanmar 2016:Many leading brands in this industry have joined us such as: BIOMIN (Singapore), GREENFEED (Vietnam), CLFMA OF INDIA (India), CHING FA FISHING IMPLEMENTS FACTORY CO., LTD (Taiwan), K-PRO GMBH (Germany), etc…
Taking alongside with the exhibition will be highlight activities as below:
·         Tour to visit farms, factories, wholesale market in Myanmar
·         There is also include attracted presentations about the growth of the industry, the government support policy for international investor or special import & export policy as well as how to start a business in Myanmar.
·         Business Matching and Specialized workshops 
All Enterprises, Business, Professionals in related field: Agricultural Chemicals and Machinery, Fruits and Vegetables,  Animal Housing and Breeding, Animal Health and Nutrition, Aquaculture Equipment and Inputs, Technology,  Equipment and Machinery, Feed Ingredients, Feed milling, Fertilizers and Pest Management,… are cordially invited to come joining our show.
With the outstanding efforts and understanding of local markets and culture, we strongly believe Agri – Livestock and Aqua Fisheries Myanmar Expo 2016 will be the best trade platform that brings more business opportunities, advanced technologies, precious information and experience which are extremely useful for manufacturing, researching and developing agriculture, livestock, dairy, meat processing and aquaculture industry. 

The Kick off Conference on 13th July, 2016 at Novotel Yangon Max, as its mission, introduced the specific business opportunities the Trade show will deliver to Exhibitors and Visitors as well. With  the presence of honorable guests, U Aung Kyaw Oo, Director of Head of Division, Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation; U Hnin Oo, Vice President of Myanmar Fisheries Federation; U Mya Han, President of Myanmar  Livestock Federation and members, Representative from country Embassies in Yangon: Vietnam, Laos, Spain; Respective Exhibitors: New Holland, Yoma, Green Feed … together with Media, Press and local distributors in the industry, this was also a precious chance of business attendees getting new updated information about the growth of the industry, the government support policy for international investor or special import & export policy as well as how to start a business in Myanmar. 

Involving distinguished speakers across focused conference with international and local delegates come to exchange information related to the industry and what opportunities to receive when joining the show.
(1)  U Hnin Oo,Vice President of Myanmar Fisheries Federation
The Topic : Trends of Development of Myanmar Fisheries– Opportunities and Risk of Foreign Investors” 
(2)  Mr. Gerhard Hartzenberg,Managing Director of New Holland Company and Ms. Ni Ni Win – Marketing Manager of Convenience Prosperity Co., Ltd.
The Topic : “ Agricultural machines & equipment sector in Myanmar”
The Kick-off event was an ideal occasion for those who have interest in Agri – Livestock and Aqua Fisheries Industry gathering and creating the business opportunities and beyond.