Myanmar generated US$235.477 million from mineral exports between 1 April 2022 and end-January 2023 in the current financial year, according to the Ministry of Commerce.
During the April-January period, the public sector performed mineral exports valued at $23.43 million whereas the private sector saw mineral exports worth $212.04 million.
The export items are gems and jewellery, gold, jade, pearl, diamond, lead, tin, tungsten, silver, copper, zinc, charcoal and other minerals.
Myanmar earned $564.457 million from mineral exports between April and 27 January in the last FY2021-2022.
Myanmar targets to achieve exports worth $15.5 billion and imports worth $14 billion in the 2022-2023 FY, the National Planning Law stated. —TWA/EM