Cambodia milled-rice export market is expected to widen next year after the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) and Bank of China (Hong Kong) Ltd (BoC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation and support tied to the upcoming 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE) in November.
Cambodia exported 448,203 tonnes of milled rice to international markets in the first eight months of this year, an increase of more than 31.04 per cent compared to 342,045 tonnes in the same period last year.
Improvement in the price of live pigs has steadily pushed up domestic pig production, Cambodia Livestock Raisers Association (CLRA) president Srun Pov said on Thursday.
Cambodia exported $18.95 million worth of sugar products in the first half of this year, down 43.89 per cent from $33.79 million in the year-ago period, General Department of Customs and Excise data show.
The government approved a draft law on the National Cassava Policy 2020-2025 in a bid to boost processing for export to international markets and attract investment to the industry.
Cambodia earned $ 1.3 billion from the export of jewellery and precious stones to the international market in the first six months of this year, a remarkable increase from just over $415 million last year, according to a report from the General Department of Customs and Excise.
The price of Cambodian natural rubber on the international market marginally rose to between $1,350 and $1,400 per tonne from the same time last year, largely undershooting expectations, industry insiders have said.
Cambodia exported just over $191.3 million worth of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the first half of this year, a 130 per cent rise from the $83.3 million recorded last year.
Cambodia imported 414,725 vehicles worth $634.98 million in the first half of this year, data from the General Department of Customs and Excise show.
After Cambodian mango exports to China became a reality, the Kingdom now hopes to be able to ship Pailin longan to Asia’s largest market by the end of next year or early in 2022, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries senior official Ngin Chhay said on Thursday.