Myanmar

FeatureValueUnitSource / Year
CapitalNay Pyi TawAuswärtiges Amt
Currency1 Euro = approx. 1633 MMK
(As of: 21.09.2017)
Myanmar Kyat (MMK)Bankenverband / 2017
Area676 577km²Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Populationapprox. 53 900 000Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Population Density81Persons per km²Statistisches Bundesamt / 2016
Population Growth1,2%Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Average Income per Capita1 269US $Statistisches Bundesamt / 2016
Proceeds from Export11 672 717 466US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016
Export Goods (Top 3)1. Gas
2. Dried Legumes
3. Sugar
WTO Statistics Database / 2016
Most important Export Countries (Textile Sector)1. Japan
2. South Korea
3. Germany
UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016¹
Export Volume Clothing1 575 294 256US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016¹
Growth of Clothing Sector+ 367Change (in %)UN Comtrade Data Base / 2010 – 2016¹
Share of textile and clothing exports in total exports of the country14,13Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Share of textile and clothing exports in total global textile and clothing sector exports0,22Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Employees in the Textile and Clothing Industry8 948UNIDO Statistics Data Portal / 2013³
Corruption Index156Rank (of 174 countries)Corruption Perceptions Index (Transparency International) / 2014
„Ease of doing business“170Rank (of 190 countries)Doing Business Report (World bank) / 2017

Sources: 

¹ “HS-Code 61 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – knitted or crocheted” and “HS-Code 62 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – not knitted or crocheted”.
² HS Product Code 50-63, including raw materials and semifinished products (e.g.cotton, synthetic fibers, yarns).
³ ISIC Codes 17 and 18.