Cambodia Exports 448,203 Tones of Milled Rice in 8 Months​

Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries announced that in the 8 months of 2020, Cambodia exported 448,203 tons of milled rice to international markets with about USD 299.90 million as the gross revenue.

According to the ministry, 71 companies exported 22,130 tons of rice in August 2020, a 34,97 percent decrease year-on-year.

In eight months of this year, 448,203 tons of milled rice was exported to 59 countries. China is the top buyer, amounting to 160,000 tons, followed by France with more than 50,000 tons.

According to Cambodia Rice Federation, European Union (EU including England) imported 149,848 tonnes, ASEAN Members with 60,933 tonnes, and the rest (78,169 tonnes) to 26 destinations, mainly Gabon, Australia, and etc.

By: LUNG Vannak