Non-tariff measures (NTMs), sometimes also called non-tariff barriers to trade (NTBs), are measures other than tariffs that have an impact on trade and can restrict trade if not managed and implemented correctly. There are a variety of NTMs imposed by Myanmar that importers and exporters should be aware of. They include:
The commodity/HS number search facility on the home page of this website can be used to determine whether specific imports or exports require licenses and if they do, the procedure required to obtain them. In addition, the Ministry of Commerce is currently inventorying all NTMs and will be updating this part of the website with additional details of NTMs in Myanmar.