GDCE Collects US$915 Million as State Revenue in First Semester

The General Department of Customs and Excise (GDCE) at the Ministry of Economy and Finance collected a total of 3,705 billion Riel or US$915 million as state income in the first six months of this year.

The figures were shared during the GDCE's meeting held here yesterday under the chairmanship of H.E. Aun Porn Moniroth, Senior Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance.

This amount of income saw an increase by 3 percent compared to the same period last year and represents about 52 percent of the National Budget Law for 2017.

Last year, GDCE collected a total of 7,076 billion Riel or US$1,745 million, up 10.5 percent from a year earlier.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press