Objectives of UMFCCI

  • To participate in the implementation of the 12-point economic policy of the State
  • To accelerate the pace of economic development
  • To safeguard the economy for the state and national people
  • To cooperate with the State in economic and social activities
  • To lead and cooperate with the business associations
  • To act as a bridge between the State and the private sector
  • To support for more competitiveness of SMEs and SMIs
  • To lead Myanmar business community into globalized economy
  • To develop commerce, production and services to global standards
  • To act as independent Non Government Organization NGO
  • Disseminating information and knowledge in regards to global standards in commerce

Domestic Activities

  • Participation in the working committees formed by the Government
  • Consultation and dialogue with the businessmen in the private sector
  • Issuing commercial documents and certificates of origin for goods to be exported
  • Publishing newsletters, magazines, business directories and business information
  • Organizing HRD activities such as seminars, conferences, workshops, training and business forums
  • Representing business interest and views of private sector to the government
  • Organizing and participation in local and foreign trade fairs and exhibitions
  • Dissemination of trade and market information
  • Providing arbitration services to settle disputes in business

International Activities

  • Providing intermediary services for the formation of business joint ventures and trade promotion between foreign and local entrepreneurs by business matchmaking
  • Providing consultancy services in matters relating to economic, industrial, legal and environmental issues
  • Implementing and memorandum of understanding (MOU) with foreign Chambers and Associations
  • Participation in trade fairs, exhibitions, EXPOs and shows organized locally and internationally
  • Participation in meetings, conferences, business forums, seminars  and workshops individually or jointly organized or conducted by governments, multilateral, regional, international and UN organizations
  • Performing the responsibilities of the presidency of ASEAN-CCI, GMS-BF and JEQC for a term of two years each respectively