The EU order was worth about $90 million last year compared to $180 million this year, said Khaing Khaing Nwe, secretary of Myanmar Garment Entrepreneurs Association.
Unless there are changes in EU-Myanmar relations, good potential for garment market will continue, a report in a Myanmarese English-language daily quoted her as saying.
The country's garment export was valued at $337 million in 2010 and it rose to about $1 billion in 2014, commerce ministry data show. Its value was $1.46 billion in 2015. (DS)