Cambodia To Hold First Architect and Decor Expo Next Month

Cambodia Architect and Decor 2016, the first ever international exhibition on building materials, architecture, interior design, furniture and decor in the country, is going to be held in Phnom Penh next month with the participation of over 100 local and foreign companies, while the construction and property industry in Cambodia has seen a rapid growth.

The fair, to take place from June 9 to 11, 2016 at Koh Pich Convention and Exhibition Center, aims to show the growth and need for building materials, architecture, interior design, furniture and decor in Cambodia's market, said Mr. Sin Sochiet, President of Cambodian Society of Architects (CSA) on May 18.

He continued that the fair will also become a forum for knowledge and resource exchange related to the construction field.

For the first four months of this year, Cambodia attracted more than US$5,760 million worth of investment in the construction industry, an increase by 787 percent compared with the same period in 2015.

According to a report of the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning and Construction, there were 9,729 construction projects of over 21 million square meters of land area in Phnom Penh from 2011 to 2015.

Cambodia Architect and Decor 2016 is co-organised by CSA and Thailand-based ICVeX Co., Ltd.

Source: AKP