RESTRICTIONS STILL IN PLACE
Trade activities with China affected with closure of land borders.
- Since early July, China has closed all trade gates with Myanmar. All trade is halted, except for medical supplies and equipment where Myanmar is still allowed to import medical equipment.
- Traders are seeing rise in cargo transport costs and the impact on shipping has impacts rice exporters in the country.
- The nation is under lockdown that is imposed from 17 July to at least 8 August .