Food production and agriculture in Myanmar
Myanmar remains a predominantly agrarian society. Approximately two thirds of the country’s population continues to earn a living from the land. Agriculture accounts for roughly 58% of the county’s GDP and 48% of its exports. Myanmar’s primary agricultural produce is rice which accounts for approximately 60% of the country’s total cultivated land area and for approximately 97% of total food grain production by weight.
Laws applicable to agriculture in Myanmar
Other miscellaneous laws applicable to the agriculture and food sector include: