Published: April 06, 2018
CAMBODIA’S rice exports declined in the first quarter of the year, down 3 per cent compared to the first three months of last year, a slide that rice exporters and industry representatives blamed on smuggling operations operating with impunity.
Published: March 30, 2018
THE EUROPEAN Commission has found sufficient evidence to launch an investigation into whether Cambodian rice exported to the EU puts an unfair burden on European rice farmers, potentially imperiling the Kingdom’s tariff-free exports to the bloc.
Published: December 08, 2017
ITALY, along with six other European Union countries, has filed a fresh request to the European Commission to limit the volume of rice imported from Cambodia by activating a so-called safeguard clause that allows EU member states to impose barriers to protect against trade imbalances.
Published: September 29, 2017
CHAROEN Laothamatas, president of the Thai Rice Exporters Association, said yesterday that growng strength of the Thai currency has negatively impacted on the country’s exports of rice and other farm products such as rubber |sheet, tapioca and sugar. These products have 90 per cent local content, so the baht’s rise makes them more expensive than those of our competitors.