FEAST ON MYANMAR'S BOOMING F&B MARKET

MYANFOOD 2017

An economic boom within Myanmar, along with exponential growth in tourism, is creating a wealth of business opportunities within the food and drinks industry, including both the foodservice and retail market. MYANFOOD 2017 Expo is the key platform which will satifsfy your appetite for business in Myanmar and provide you the strongest foundation for you to build and expand your brand presence in the country.

Recognised since 2013 as the industry's biggest and most important international exhibition in Myanmar for the food and drinks industry, MYANFOOD Expo will be next held from 2-4 November 2017 at the MEP Exhibition Hall in Mindama in Yangon and is your most comprehensive platform to showcase your business to the Myanmar market.

The Asian Development Bank has reported 8.4% growth in Myanmar's gross domestic product in 2016, and 2017 figures are projected to be 8.3%. This greatly puts the country ahead of all other countries in the Southeast Asian region in terms of economic growth. With a new leadership under Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's political party, a strong population of over 52 million people and a large proportion of its people in the working class, the country's has great capability to maintain its rapid progress.

All this translates into a robust growing economy and rising incomes among the mainstream population, which will fuel demand for a wider variety of food and drink products.

At the same time, the tourism industry in Myanmar is taking off like a rocket, with an over 700% increase in tourist arrivals between 2011 to 2016, from 800,000 to almost 6 million. This trend further raises demand for quality food and drinks in the hospitality sector, and will drive the restaurant and nightlife industry to the next level.

Whether your objective is to conduct market feasibility studies, seek local partners and distributors, increase existing market share in Myanmar, or simply just to maintain relationships with key clients while looking for new opportunities with foreign partners, you can be certain to meet your objectives at MYANFOOD 2017.


MYANHOTEL 2017

Myanmar’s tourism industry has been experiencing exponential growth in recent years, is creating a wealth of business opportunities within the country’s hospitality industry. A series of major international hotel and restaurant chains have been steadily entering the market, and the trend shows no sign of slowing down. MYANHOTEL 2017 Expo is the key platform which will service your needs for business opportunities in Myanmar within the sector and provide you the strongest foundation for you to build and expand your brand presence in the country.

Recognised since 2013 as the industry's biggest and most important international exhibition in Myanmar for the food and drinks industry, MYANHOTEL Expo will be next held from 2-4 November 2017 at the MEP Exhibition Hall in Mindama in Yangon and is your most comprehensive platform to showcase your business to the Myanmar market.

Since the lifting of economic sanctions by the America and Europe in recent years, Myanmar has seen tourist arrival numbers surge a whopping 650% from only 800,000 in 2011 to almost six million in 2016. In the meantime, foreign investment in the country’s hospitality and tourism sector increased by 15% in 2016 to US$3 billion and will see an even greater figure in the coming years.

At the same time, the Asian Development Bank has reported 8.4% growth in Myanmar's gross domestic product in 2016, and 2017 figures are projected to be 8.3%. This greatly puts the country ahead of all other countries in the Southeast Asian region in terms of economic growth, and will place a greater proportion of the local people into the middle class category.

All of this translates into a robust growing demand for tourism by locals and foreigners alike, which will fuel demand for a wider variety of quality hospitality equipment and supplies.

Whether your objective is to conduct market feasibility studies, seek local partners and distributors, increase existing market share in Myanmar, or simply just to maintain relationships with key clients while looking for new opportunities with foreign partners, you can be certain to meet your objectives at MYANHOTEL 2017.