PHNOM PENH - Seven months into 2013, Cambodia's rice exports have already surpassed the total figure achieved for the entire year in 2012.
Cambodian farmers work on a rice field in Kandal province. According to a local media report, private Cambodian rice exporting companies plan to buy unmilled rice from farmers in the coming harvest season with a goal to export 1 million tonnes of milled rice annually by 2015. (EPA file photo)
Last year Cambodia shipped out 205,000 tonnes of rice to other countries, but official data from January to July this year shows the country has already exported 207,000 tonnes, the Phnom Penh Post reported on Monday.
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