Myanmar

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Country information

Basic facts on marine waters
  • Territorial sea (12 nm zone): 12 nm from baseline
  • Exclusive Economic Zone: 486 000 km2
Strategic documents related to MSP
Relevant MSP projects
  • N/A

Overview of MSP related maritime uses

Current main uses:

Offshore renewable energy Shipping
Ports Oil and gas
Mining Nature conservation
Fisheries Military
Scientific research Coastal protection
Tourism and leisure

Which marine spatial plans exist?

Legal framework

There is currently no legal framework for MSP in Myanmar.

Contact

Ministry of Transport and Communications- Department of Meteorology and Hydrology

Dr Than Naing – Assistant Director

Last updated: July 2022
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