Press Release

Construction, Power & Mining Myanmar 2017 Top Quality Industry Event Driving Myanmar’s Economy

The 3 in 1 international trade exhibition for Myanmar rapidly developing industries successfully attracted 131 exhibitors from 16 countries, 6 international group pavilions and 3,033 trade visitors

Construction, Power & Mining Myanmar(CPMM) 2017 took place for its 5th successful edition, 12th to 14th October 2017, MEP at Mindama, Yangon and continue delivered both high quality and quantity of industry trade buyers for 3 essential industries.

Three important sectors that attracted most investors are construction industry, energy industry and mining industry. The construction industry will be a major growth driver of Myanmar’s economy since real estate is on the rise. Moreover, the country is in great need of electricity generation capacity, opening ample investment opportunities. And since the government has put a priority in mineral policy, mineral companie has a great potential for high returns in investing Myanmar's rich mineral resources.

Construction, Power & Mining Myanmar (CPMM) 2017 includes 3 international trade exhibitions, Building & Construction Myanmar 2017, Electric Power & Renewable Energy Myanmar 2017 and Mining Myanmar 2017. These related industries presented together as 3 in 1 international trade exhibition for Myanmar rapidly developing industries.

CPMM2017delivered high quality and high quantity trade visitors from Myanmar and across Asia with a total of 3,033 professionals from 24 countries with top 5 countries including Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Korea, China, Malaysia, India, Canada, Taiwan and Vietnam.

“Construction industry, energy industry and mining industry are three growing sectors in Myanmar that attracted most investors. Hence, Construction, Power & Mining Myanmar 2017has been remarkably successful. For 5consecutive years, the show has consistently delivers high quality and high numbers of local and international exhibitors. CPMM2017is set to be the best platform to explore and discuss business opportunities." said Mr. Fraser Hawkes, General Manager, UBM Myanmar

CPMM2017 featured 131 companies from 16 countries and 6 international pavilion from China, Germany, India, Korea, Singapore and Thailand. The show has full support from world famous brand: Yoma JCB as Platinum sponsor. CPMM also have industrial seminar included “Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure – Building Asia’s Future” seminar organized by The Government of Japan and product presentation from Yoma JCB.

The show received excellent feedback from the exhibitors onsite including;

“CPM 2017 was the first major exhibition for Yoma JCB since becoming the new exclusive dealer for JCB in Myanmar. The exhibition gave us wide exposure and we were impressed by the quality of visitors and other exhibitors at the event. We see this event as an opportunity for us to grow our brand awareness and to gather useful market information in the fast developing Myanmar market.”

Gerhard Hartzenberg

Managing Director, CPCL (LTD.) A Division of Yoma Strategic Holdings, Myanmar

“The main purpose of participation is we want to promote our brand in this market and to get contact to potential clients. Even Myanmar market is still slow but there are many opportunities in Myanmar itself. The feedback is very good, we get very good prospect both from the local and oversea customers in Myanmar.”

Benjamin Ho

Market Development Manager, Chee Fatt Company (Private) Limited, Singapore

“This isthe third time to participate here.I think the market will be better next year. We decide to join the show because we believe in the quality of the visitor and participants. For this time the feedback is good. We got good response from the visitors, they are interested in our products.”

Soe Soe

Senior Manager, I.E.M Company Limited, Myanmar

CPMM 2017 is supported by leading industry associations including The Union of Myanmar Federation of Chamber of Commerce (UMFCCI), Myanmar Industries Association (MIA), Myanmar Federation of Mining Association (MFMA), Myanmar Construction Entrepreneurs Association (MCEA), Myanmar Engineering Society (MES), Renewable Energy Association of Myanmar (REAM), Yangon Electricity Supply Corporation (YESC) and strongly acknowledged by the Ministry of Commerce , Ministry of Construction, Ministry of Electric Power and Ministry of Resources and Environmental Conservation.

Construction, Power & Mining Myanmar 2018 will return 11th to 13th October 2018, MEP at Mindama, Yangon.

Please contact the organisers to book your location or request more information. We look forward to working with you at Construction, Power & Mining Myanmar 2018.

For Sales Enquiries please contact your nearest office:

Bangkok

Ms. Chisa Kongtaweesombat

UBM BES

Tel. +66 (0)2615 1255

Email: [email protected]

Yangon

Mr. Fraser Hawkes

UBM Myanmar

Tel. +951 378 975

Email: [email protected]

Singapore

Ms. Violet Lee

UBM Allworld (Singapore)

Tel. +65 6223 6777

Email: [email protected]

London

Ms. Mel Siaulyte

UBM Allworld (London)

Tel. +44.0.20.7560.4336

Email: [email protected]

For Press Enquiries please contact:

Ms. Wantita Porntanawong (Bow), PR Executive, UBM BES,

Tel. +662 615-1255 ext. 123, email [email protected]

For more information please visit the show websites:

Websites:

www.buildingmyanmar.com/ www.electricmyanmar.com/ www.miningmyanmar.com/ www.cpmmyanmar.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CPMMyanmar

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