Chairman of State Administration Council Prime Minister Senior General Min Aung Hlaing Inspects Work Processes of Myanmar Coffee Association and Pyin Oo Lwin Coffee Park

The Chairman of the State Administration Council (SAC) Prime Minister Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, accompanied by entourage, inspected the operations of the Myanmar Coffee Association and the Pyin Oo Lwin Coffee Park in Pyin Oo Lwin on 19 April. The Prime Minister heard reports on the coffee plantation, coffee production processes, growing of coffee seedlings, coffee flavour and quality control activities and distribution processes in line with the grade with video clips presented by the officials from Myanmar Coffee Association.

Regarding the reports, the Chairman of the SAC Prime Minister stressed the following points:

  • Efforts must be made for the Myanmar coffee brand to be accepted and penetrate the world.
  • The discussions were also held with the coffee entrepreneurs to develop the coffee industry before the Thingyan period. The ministers of relevant ministries, the chief ministers of respective regions with coffee plantations, and coffee entrepreneurs organized an organization to form the coffee association.
  • The government also expands the agriculture and livestock breeding institutes and colleges to develop the agriculture and livestock breeding sectors and human resources.
  • Agrochemicals such as fertilizers should be produced from the waste from breeding, natural fertilizer and manure from agriculture. The Senior General also asked for more information about the business and its requirements.
  • Then, the Chairman of the SAC and party looked around the coffee taste and aroma testing process at the laboratory and quality-based coffee categorizing, grinding and storage processes of the Mandalay Coffee Group (MCG) factory.

 The Chairman of the SAC Prime Minister and party then inspected the progress in turning coffee technology development park (Pwaytaung) into the Pyin Oo Lwin Coffee Park. After the Senior General heard reports on the conditions of the park presented by the officials, he stressed the following points:

  • Instead of cultivating many different types of coffee, only the promising species, with high quality and ready markets, must be chosen for the benefit of entrepreneurs and coffee farmers. The officials should explain the coffee plantation to raise the public interest.
  • The Pyin Oo Lwin Coffee Park should provide the proper suggestions to the coffee entrepreneurs and support Myanmar coffee to penetrate the world market.

Afterwards, the Chairman of the SAC Prime Minister and party inspected the progress works of the Pyin Oo Lwin Coffee Park.

  • Efforts must be made for the Myanmar coffee brand to be accepted and penetrate the world.
  • The discussions were also held with the coffee entrepreneurs to develop the coffee industry before the Thingyan period. The ministers of relevant ministries, the chief ministers of respective regions with coffee plantations, and coffee entrepreneurs organized an organization to form the coffee association.
  • The government also expands the agriculture and livestock breeding institutes and colleges to develop the agriculture and livestock breeding sectors and human resources.
  • The Pyin Oo Lwin Coffee Park should provide the proper suggestions to the coffee entrepreneurs and support Myanmar coffee to penetrate the world market.
engdate: 
Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 17:45
month: 
April, 2022