Cambodia Needs around 300,000 Tons of Meat Annually

Cambodia's demand for meat is estimated to be about 300,000 tons per year until year 2020, said here this morning Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries H.E. Veng Sakhon at the Forum on Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.

The need for meat has grown constantly with the increase in income as well as in population and foreign tourists, he underlined.

Anyway, he added, Cambodia cannot ensure the supply of high-quality meat, however the need for high-quality meat has changed the animal production for foods in the family to the production for trade to meet the market demand.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press