2nd Myanmar Textile Summit 2018

2nd Myanmar Textile Summit 2018

 

Dear Valuable MGMA’s Member,

 

Myanmar Garments Manufacturer Association, MGMA presents its compliments to you and your factory.

MGMA is proud to organize together with ECV International Shanghai the 2nd Myanmar Textile Summit 2018. We would kindly invite you to this summit which will highlight following areas:

 

  • Deep Interpretation of the latest government policies and masterplan of Textile and Apparel Industry in Myanmar
  • Growing Cross for Textile and Apparel Trading: How Myanmar prepares for FTA
  • Myanmar Labour Law Reform Process and discover Myanmar’s Sourcing Competitiveness
  • Key legal and regulatory considerations related to the Textile and Apparel Industry for Foreign Investors
  • New features of sourcing in Myanmar in comparison to other countries in Southeast Asia
  • Present situation and future evolutions of infrastructures in Myanmar
  • Outlook on the situation in regards to sector developments and trends in Myanmar as a sourcing market for European Textile and Apparel Brands
  • How Myanmar Textile and Apparel Manufacturers plays an important role in South Asia addressing Labor, Productivity and the role of technology in driving Myanmar’s Competitiveness
  • Many interesting panel discussions with professional speakers on following programme:

 

Date      12-13 November, 2018 (Two days event)

Time:        8:30AM onwards, Please see the agenda

Venue  Sedona Hotel Yangon (Grand Ballroom)

No. 1, Kaba Aye Pagoda Road, Yankin Township, Yangon, Myanmar

Registration: The participation fees of USD100 for our MGMA member only and non-member needs to contact the organizer of ECV International.

 

We warmly welcome to Myanmar Textile Summit 2018 and looking forward to your much-valued participation.

 

Please bring the business card to the event for admission with the registion ticket.

 

For registration and payment, please contact to:

Nang Phyo Pyae Zin

Junior Project Manager

Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association (MGMA)

[email protected]

01-2314829,01-2300253 Ext- 11, 09-254339246

No.29, Min Ye Kyaw Swar Street,

Lanmadaw Township, Yangon, Myanmar.

Invitation Letter Download Here Invitation Letter (English)and Invitation Letter (Myanmar)

Agenda Download Here Textile Summit Agenda (English) and Textile Summit Agenda (Myanmar)

Garment Occupational Safety and Health Guidebook Launching

Ministry of Labor, Immigration and Population, in cooperation with Denmark Embassy, held launching event of Garment Occupational Safety and Health Guidebook on 28th April 2018 at Chatrium Hotel, Yangon. The event was attended by Union Minister for the ministry, U Thein Swe, Ambassador of Denmark Embassy, H.E Peter Lysholt Hensen, Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association Vice-Chairman U Kyaw Win and other dignitaries from related directive departments, representatives of employers and workers.

The Union Minister U Thein Swe said, in his opening speech, garment industry is contributing the country’s economic development and it is expected that 1 to 1.5 million jobs can be created in the industry by 2020. MGMA ViceChairman U Kyaw Win said thanks to the ministry and embassy for writing and publishing the guidebook by tripartite workshop of government, employer and worker. He also said garment export value in 2017-18 fiscal year exceeded the target in the association’s 10 years strategy.  The Occupational Safety and Health Law Draft has been drawn to the parliament for discussing and enacting. The Union Minister U Thein Swe said this Garment Occupational Safety and Health Guidebook is just a guidebook which is not legally binding.

The guidebook can be downloaded here:

OSH Guidebook for Garment 2018-04-28

 

The 2nd Int’l Exhibition & Conference on Textile & Garment Industry in Myanmar ( Myanmar Gar-Tex Expo 2018)

 

Dear Valuable factory member,

Warmest Greeting From MGMA, Myanmar Garment Manufacturer Association.

MGMA is proud to co-organize with Minh Vi Exhibition and Advertisement Service Co., Ltd ( VEAS) “ The 2nd  Int’l Exhibition  & Conference on Textile & Garment Industry in Myanmar ( Myanmar Gar-Tex Expo 2018) with strongly support by the Myanmar Ministry Of Industry, Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association, Myanmar Textile Manufacturers Association and Textile Engineers Association Myanmar .

       Date:    28th – 30th March 2018

        Time:    9:00AM – 5:00PM

        Venue: Rose Garden Hotel, Upper Pansoedan Road, Yangon, Myanmar

The 1st International Exhibition & Conference on Textile & Garment Industry in Myanmar which has been held on 29th -31st March 2017 at Rose Garden Hotel was organized very successful with the participation of over 50 companies from 14 countries, such as Italy, Switzerland, Germany, USA, Korea, Taiwan, Pakistan, India, China, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Vietnam. The show also attracted near 1500 trade visitors.

The Int’l Technical Conference which focus on Textile & Garment Industry and a lot of featured products presentation, new policies of government will be taken place during 3 days show.

 

With the outstanding development, The 2nd International Exhibition & Conference on Textile & Garment Expo 2018  is bringing new business opportunities, advanced technologies, precious information and experience which are extremely useful not only for manufacturing, business, researching and developing Textile and Garment Industry Field but also for visitors. The show is expected to attract 1500++ trade visitors from Myanmar, Asian countries and many others visitors all over the world.

 

The 2nd International Exhibition & Conference on Textile & Garment Expo 2018 will provides foreign and local enterprises and excellent platform to gain the insight of Myanmar market and its opportunities in all related industries, to build their profile and generate new business network, to discover new and innovation idea in order to boost their major competitiveness in the industry. The business matching program is particularly useful for our exhibitors which will be continuously developed as important activities as The 2nd International Exhibition & Conference on Textile & Garment Expo 2018.

 

With long experience in Myanmar market in many industries, and our local office in Yangon, together with strongly support by the Myanmar Ministry Of Industry, Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association and Myanmar Garment Manufacturer Association, Myanmar Textile Manufacturers Association and Textile Engineers Association Myanmar, our promoting work for show will bring your brand and products closer to local market.

 

If you are from Fabric & Yarn Manufactures, Weaving and Knitting Companies, Dyeing and Finishing Companies, Marketing Chiefs, Professionals and Consultants, Policy Makers, Diplomats and Officials, Buying Missions from neighboring regions, Research Institute, Distributors, Buyers, Importers, Wholesalers, Manufacturers/Suppliers, Other Textile Professionals – our Foreign/Local exhibitors are ready to meet with YOU as their new potential partners! Join us to enrich your product categories, to choose the best suppliers for your business from Germany, Italy, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan, Malaysia, Vietnam, Pakistan, India, etc.,

MGMA have 5 booths in the GAR-TEX Expo and we offer per booths with the price of USD-900.

Thank you and we welcome you to participate in our The 2nd International Exhibition & Conference on Textile & Garment Expo 2018. Please contact to MGMA office, Ms. Nang Phyo Pyae [email protected] (01- 2314829, 01-2300253 Ext: 11) for your kind participation. See you at the Expo in Rose Garden Hotel.

 

 

EU Parliamentarians visit to factory

The EU Delegation, European parliamentarians were pay visit to Unique HTT in Hlaing Tharyar industrial zone on Thursday, 15th February for evaluating human rights conditions in garment factories in Myanmar.

There are accompanied by Myanmar Garments Manufacturer Association and SMART Myanmar with the delegation. Daw Khine Khine Nwe, Secretary General of MGMA explained and give presentation for Myanmar garment industry growth & development and benefitting from economic development and creating jobs in Myanmar. She also presented the EU GSP trade benefit continues in garment sector in Myanmar.

 

SMART Myanmar also presented about project overview with focus on work with garment factories on social & environmental capacity building. The EU politicians tour to factory for checking improving awareness on compliance standard  and respect human rights for factory workers.

 

The delegation raised for closing Q&A and Daw Khine Khine Nwe were answered.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The AFTEX, ASEAN Federation of Textile Industries 38th Council Meeting and 36 Plenary Session

The AFTEX, ASEAN Federation of Textile Industries 38th Council Meeting and 36 Plenary Session was held on the 18-19th January 2018 at Park Royal Hotel, Yangon, Myanmar.  The meeting was joined by Ministry of Industry, National Federation of Thai Textile Industries, Indonesian Textile Association, Garment Manufacturers Association Cambodia, Association of the Lao Garment Industry, Malaysian Textile Manufacturers, Indonesian Textile Association, Permanent Executive Secretary of AFTEX, Confederation of Garment Exporters of the Philippines (CONGEP), Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS), Myanmar Garment Manufacturers Association (MGMA) and Myanmar Textile Manufacturers Association (MTMA).

First day of the meeting on 18th January, had discussed on the topics of the Council’s endorsement of meeting minutes for the 37th Council Meeting and 36th Plenary Meeting and confirmation and AFTEX Account and Membership Fees were discussed. At the end of the meeting, MGMA gave Souvenir to AFTEX delegates. Chief Delegates dinner hosted by MGMA at PARKROYAL hotel.

Second day of the meeting on 19th January, AFTEX Country Report Session was presented by each country: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. After Lunch, delegates had a tour to DJY Knitting Myanmar Co.Ltd and Myanmar Synergy Garment Co.Ltd in Hlaing Tharyar Industrial Zone which was organized by MGMA.

Please find the details information for AFTEX Country report on the link to:

 

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1gsAVUlU_JC5TAT6NSZEpPxs5HokoAWhq

 

 

 

 

  

The MGMA hold “MGMA’s 4th Annual Factory Awards dinner 2017”

The MGMA hold “MGMA’s 4th Annual Factory Awards dinner 2017” (Photos Album) successfully in Summit Parkview Hotel Yangon on 9th December 2017 with collaboration of sponsored by KOGAM Korea Garment Association in Myanmar, SMART Myanmar, Luther law firm, Gar-Tex MINH Vl EXHIBITION AND ADVERTISEMENT SERVICES CO., LTD and PHEE Group logistic service . There was a great chance to meet with manufacturers and industry service providers, brand representatives and related logistics companies & organizations at the biggest business networking opportunity for Myanmar’s apparel industry. Around 250 participants including 70 buyers from MTG, Myanmar Int’l Textile & Garment Industry Exhibition 2017 joined to this event.

Speeches by Union Minister of Ministry of Labor Immigration and Population, H.E U Thein Swe and Chairman of UN Global Compact Network Myanmar, Prof. Aung Tun Thet in this event. Awards were given by MGMA are The Garment Factory of the Year 2017 to Fook Hing Limited and The Best Practices Factory of the Year 2017 to New Green Land Garment respectively. Another awards by MGMA are given The Most Improved factory 2017 to Unique HTT, locally owned factory and Chen’s Myanmar, foreign owned factory which were sponsored by SMART Myanmar.

The Best Practices Factory of the Year 2017 to New Green Land Garment

The Garment Factory of the Year 2017 to Fook Hing Limited

 

The Most Improved factory 2017 to Unique HTT, locally owned factory

The Most Improved factory 2017 to Chen’s Myanmar, foreign owned factory