Export of Cambodia’s Milled Rice Increases by over 17% for First 11 Months

AKP Phnom Penh, For the first 11 months of 2017, Cambodia exported a total of 562,237 tons of milled rice, up 17.20 percent compared to the same period in 2016.

According to statistics of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, during the period, Cambodian milled rice was exported to 63 countries around the world, mainly to China (164,979 tons), France (70,741 tons), Poland (41,469 tons), Malaysia (35,209 tons), Bangladesh (26,970 tons), England (25,889 tons).

By the end of November this year, rainy paddy rice cultivation ended successfully with 106.45 percent of the yearly plan, said the source.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press