Dry ports to boost logistics capacity
U Thant Sin Maung, Minister for Transport and Communications in Myanmar said, the government expects a network of dry ports and improvements to road, rail and port infrastructure to boost Myanmar’s logistics capabilities. He was inaugurating Ywar Thar Gyi Dry Port in Yangon’s East Dagon Township. The Ywar Thar Gyi Dry Port will be linked by rail to a similar facility at Myit Nge in Mandalay Region, while a South Korean company is conducting a feasibility study for a dry port in Monywa, Sagaing Region, and another one planned for Mawlamyine in Mon State. The Ywar Thar Gyi Dry Port features separate terminals developed by KM Terminal & Logistics and Resources Group.