Ministry of Mines
The seal of the Ministry of Mines of Myanmar.
Agency overview
DissolvedMarch 2016, 30 (30-03-2016)
Superseding agency
JurisdictionGovernment of Burma

The Ministry of Mines (Burmese: သတ္တုတွင်းဝန်ကြီးဌာန; abbreviated MOM) administers Burma's mineral resources extraction, production, and export policies.[1]

The Ministry of Mines was led by Myint Aung, who was appointed by President Thein Sein on 7 September 2012.[2] The Ministry was organized as Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation by combination of Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "Objective". Ministry of Mine. 2012. Retrieved 27 June 2015.
  2. ^ Thein Sein (7 September 2012). "Appointment of Union Ministers Order No. 30/2012". President Office. Retrieved 27 June 2015.[dead link]
  3. ^ "ပြည်ထောင်စုအစိုးရအဖွဲ့ ပြင်ဆင်ဖွဲ့စည်းခြင်း (ကြေညာချက် အမှတ်၊ ၉ / ၂၀၁၆)" (in Burmese). Myanmar President Office. 25 May 2016.