The General Department of Customs and Excise of Cambodia (GDCE) at the Ministry of Economy and Finance expected to collect a total of 7,176 billion Riel or US$1.75 billion this year.
This expectation was revealed during the GDCE's monthly meeting held here on Oct. 10 under the chairmanship of its Director General H.E. Kun Nhim.
According to a GDCE's press release, this expected income will represent about 107.8 percent of the National Budget Law for 2016.
Last year, GDCE collected some 5,455 billion Riel or roughly US$1.58 billion, showing a 17.4 percent increase year-on-year.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press