Cambodia Exports Tobacco to Five Countries
AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2020 -- Up to Sept. 11, Cambodia exported tobacco to five countries, H.E. Veng Sakhon, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced recently. H.E. Minister pointed out that during this period, the exported tobacco products were amounted to 5,376 tonnes. The main destinations for Cambodian tobacco...
Cambodia-U.S. Trade Soars 17 percent in First Seven Months
AKP Phnom Penh, September 17, 2020 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and the U.S. rose by 17 percent in the first seven months of this year to US$3,570 million, according to the U.S. Statistics Bureau. From January to July, it pointed out, Cambodia’s shipment to the world’s largest economy reached US$3,400 million, up 24 percent. In J...
CDC Approve Two More Investment Projects
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has just approved two more investment projects with a total capital of US$8.2 million, according to its press release issued this afternoon. The new projects, located in Khan Kambol of Phnom Penh capital and Korng Pisey district of Kampong Spe...
Over 3 Million Tonnes of Agricultural Products Exported to Foreign Markets
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- Cambodia exported more than 3 million tonnes of agricultural products to foreign markets in the first eight months of this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries. The main exported agricultural products are milled rice, cassava, cashew nuts, corns, banana, mangoes, p...
A Nearly-US$3 Million Garment Project Approved by CDC
AKP Phnom Penh, September 15, 2020 -- Logwood Apparel Co., Ltd., has recently got the green light from the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) to build a factory in Kandal Stung district, Kandal province. The newly-approved project with a total investment capital of US$2.7 million covers the production of clothes and fac...
First Japan-Standard Apartment Building Launched Second-Phase Sale
AKP Phnom Penh, September 12, 2020 -- Arakawa Residence has kick-started the second-phase sale of the first-ever Japan-standard apartment buildings in Cambodia, commencing this month. According to the Japan-Cambodian company, there are six buildings of 1.280 apartment units put for the second sale, and their construction will be complet...
Almost 450.000 Tonnes of Milled Rice Exported in First 8 Months
AKP Phnom Penh, September 01, 2020 -- A total of 448.203 tonnes of Cambodia’s milled rice have been exported to foreign markets during the first eight months of this year. Cambodian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MoAFF) shared the update in a report dated Aug. 31, adding that the figure shows an increase of 106.158 tonnes or...
New Dairy Farm Operates in Takeo Province
AKP Phnom Penh, August 31, 2020 -- A new dairy farm in Takeo province will start full production in late 2020, which will contribute to supplying domestic market and reducing dependence on import of milk from abroad. The US$15-million-investment-worth dairy farm is invested by Khmer Fresh Milk Co., Ltd. on over 300 hectares of land in Bati di...
Two New Investment Projects Approved Generating 300 Jobs
AKP Phnom Penh, August 29, 2020 -- The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has endorsed the investment projects by Shengxing Zhongguo Phnom Penh Packaging Co., Ltd, and Baoxinglong International Import and Export Co., Ltd. Located in the provinces of Kandal and Preah Sihanouk respectively, the investment projects are expected to cre...
Kampot Pepper Yield Drops to 90 Tonnes
AKP Phnom Penh, August 28, 2020 -- Kampot Pepper Promotion Association said the yield of Kampot pepper, a certified geographical indication (GI) product, has dropped to 90 tonnes at the end of this year’s harvest season, down from 125 tonnes in 2019. The declining yield of the commodity was much related to unexpected weather, said...
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