The first Livestock Myanmar and Aqua Fisheries Myanmar (Exhibition and Conference) is successfully organized by VEAS (Minh Vi Exhibition & Advertisement Services Co., Ltd) on 10 – 11 November 2014 at Sule Shangri- La Hotel (formerly Traders Hotel) in Yangon, Myanmar.
Officially supported by The Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries, Livestock Myanmar and Aqua Fisheries Myanmar 2014 was organized in collaboration with key local operators and partners with the goal of providing a central meeting place for local and international companies, experts and government officials to gather and explore partnership opportunities, build company’s brand awareness and market share in this fast growing market.
Myanmar, the largest country in South East Asia, is believed to have a great growth potential, especially in the aquaculture sector, thanks to abundant natural resources.Fisheries in particular is an important source of income and animal protein for the domestic population. The industry also has great commercial potential in high value markets such as in the EU. Recent reforms on the tax code on aquaculture products in Myanmar have created opportunities for the country's aquaculture sector.
The exhibition was a great business opportunity for companies in related fields. It, and the concurrent conference, provided participants with a forum to showcase the industry’s state-of-the-art technologies, services and products, presented by key decision makers, industry leaders and stakeholders with topics: “Overview Aqua Fisheries industry - Potential opportunities for investment”, “Control Union Services towards Aquaculture”, “Shrimp disease (EMS) in South East Asia”, “Complete NIRs Solution for feed formulation”, Recirculating Aquaculture Systems (RAS) technology”, “Tackling Antimicrobial resistance from a food safety perspective”… Among the valued speakers at conference are:
• Union Minister of Ministry of Livestock & Aqua fisheries of Myanmar
• Mr. Flavio Alzueta - Global G.A.P
• Mr. Rob De Bruyn -Bitzer Refrigeration Asia Pte Ltd
• Mr. Roshan Ranawake - Agricultural Managemnetand AgriculturalEngineering
• Dr. Jirasak Tangtrongpiroj
• Prof.Tin Tin Myaing
• Ms. OrawanAmnucksoradej - Vet Products Group
• Dr.PasakornPiyaram - Vet Products Group
• Mr. Bent from RADAQUA
• Mr. Ken Hung - Lucky Star Aquaculture Feed
• Mr. Valur Traustason -Promens Asia
• Myanmar Fisheries Federation
• Federation of Asian Veterinary Association (FAVA)
• Myanmar Livestock Federation
As a part of the official program, Networking Cocktail – an industry’s leading social and networking event – was participated by many industrial experts sharing experience and valuable information at Konbaung Tagaung Room at Sule Shangri La Hotel on 10 November 2014
Next edition, Livestock Myanmar and Aqua Fisheries Myanmar 2015 will be held on 14-16 October 2015 at Myanmar Convention Center (MCC), Yangon, Myanmar!