Exporting to Myanmar (Burma)

A guide for British businesses who are interested in developing their overseas trade and doing business in Myanmar.



A detailed guide on doing business in and with Myanmar. The guide contains information on:

  • challenges of doing business in Myanmar
  • growth potential of the market
  • trade between the UK and Myanmar
  • opportunities in Myanmar
  • start-up and market entry considerations
  • legal considerations
  • tax and customs considerations
  • entry requirements
  • who to contact for more help

More information


Learn about changes for UK exporters to Myanmar if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Managing risk

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Published 26 June 2014
Last updated 22 September 2015 + show all updates
  1. 2015 update of Exporting to Burma guide.
  2. First published.