In Seven Months, Cambodia Exports Over 420.000 Tonnes of Milled Rice
AKP Phnom Penh, August 03, 2020 -- A total of 426.073 tonnes of Cambodia’s milled rice have been exported to foreign markets during the first seven months of this year. Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries H.E. Veng Sakhon shared the update recently, adding that the figure shows an increase of 118.060 tonnes or about 3...
A US$2-million Garment Factory to Open in Phnom Penh Capital
AKP Phnom Penh, July 25, 2020 -- IGTM (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. will invest some US$2.1 million in building a garment factory in Sambo village of Khan Dangkor, Phnom Penh, according to a news release of the Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC). The investment project has recently gotten the green light from the CDC, pointed o...
Cambodia-Japan Trade Increases to US$885 million in First Five Months
AKP Phnom Penh, July 23, 2020 -- Trade between Cambodia and Japan reached US$884.9 million from January to May 2020, down 3.8 percent year-on-year. Statistics from Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) show that during the first five months of this year, Cambodia exported US$703 million worth of products to this northeastern Asian m...
Cambodia-Thailand Trade Reaches Over US$3.4 Billion
AKP Phnom Penh, July 23, 2020 -- The two-way trade between Cambodia and Thailand rose by 5.6 percent in the first five months of this year to US$3,472 million, according to the statistics from Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce. From January to May 2020, Cambodia exported US$711 million worth of goods to Thailand, a year-on-year increase o...
Cambodia-U.S. Trade Up 18% in First Five Months
AKP Phnom Penh, July 23, 2020 -- Bilateral trade between Cambodia and the U.S. was recorded at US$2,488.3 million in the first five months of this year, a year-on-year increase of 18 percent. Statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau, from January to May, the Kingdom exported US$2,363 million worth of products to the world’s largest econom...
Three Investment Projects worth US$36.5 Million Licensed
AKP Phnom Penh, July 21, 2020 -- Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) has given the green light to three new investment projects with a total investment capital of US$36.5 million. According to the council's press release issued yesterday, the newly approved projects are expected to create some 615 jobs for the locals. The t...
Cambodia Exports 140,000 Tons of Banana in First Half
AKP Phnom Penh, July 20, 2020 -- Cambodia exported 140,000 tonnes of fresh bananas to foreign markets in the first half of this year and China is the main market for the country’s bananas. Figures from the Ministry of Commerce showed that from January to June this year, some US$68 million were earned from fresh banana exports. ...
Cambodia’s Garment Exports Valued at US$3.7 Billion
AKP Phnom Penh, July 10, 2020 -- Cambodia has exported garment products – clothes, footwear, and travel goods – with a total value of US$3.7 billion in the first semester of this year, down 5 percent compared to the same period last year. The figure was shared by H.E. Heng Sour, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training i...
Cambodia’s Exports to U.S. Up 26 percent in First Five Months
AKP Phnom Penh, July 09, 2020 -- The exports from Cambodia to the U.S. during the first five months of this year rose by 25.9 percent to US$2.3 billion, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. The two-way trade between the two countries saw an increase by 18 percent to US$2.4 billion, added the report. From January to May, Cambodia...
Construction Sector Attracts Almost US$4 Billion Investment Capital in First Semester
AKP Phnom Penh, July 07, 2020 -- For the first six months of this year, there were in total 2,522 construction projects across Cambodia with an estimated investment capital of US$3.84 billion, according to a report from the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction released yesterday. If compared to the figures in the first...
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