Myanmar is a sovereign state governed as a presidential republic. In 2014-2015, Myanmar’s economy grew at 8.5 percent in real terms but growth is projected to moderate to 6.5 percent in 2015-2016. Major industries include agricultural processing, garments, wood and wood products, pharmaceuticals, fertilizer, oil and natural gas, jade and gems, and cement and construction materials.
Lex Mundi in Myanmar
Lex Mundi provides coverage in Myanmar through the Myanmar offices of Nishimura & Asahi (Lex Mundi member firm for Japan), Rajah & Tann (Lex Mundi member firm for Singapore) and Tilleke & Gibbins (Lex Mundi member firm for Thailand).