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Myanmar wants to scale down the size of its deep-sea port and industrial estate in Dawei, but Thailand fears a decrease could affect the feasibility of related projects. 

Thailand is Myanmar's investment partner in the enterprise.

Transport Minister Chadchat Sittipunt said yesterday Myanmar had revealed during Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's trip to Dawei on Monday that it wanted to reduce the size of the deep-sea port and the industrial estate from 204.5 sq km to 150 sq km.

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