YANGON: Myanmar has a consumer landscape that is less developed than other markets in Southeast Asia, yet the country's youthful population and growing access to the outside world makes it an exciting opportunity for brands, according to an agency ...
YANGON: Unilever has cut a joint venture deal with consumer goods rival Europe and Asia Commercial Co in Myanmar, combining home and personal care businesses in a bet to increase sales in the newly open emerging market.
YANGON: There is a degree of uncertainty about the business environment in Myanmar but a new survey shows most local and international firms are planning to expand in the coming year, with the retail sector holding significant potential.
Ron Gailey and Chris Riquier, ESOMAR, Asia Pacific, Ho Chi Minh City, April 2013
Drawing from the first comprehensive study of the consumer landscape in Myanmar since the easing of sanctions, this paper explores the growth opportunities in the country from three perspectives: the agency, the client and the consumer.