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Cambodia exports 3.5 million tons of rubber

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Published: 20:30, 14 January 2021  
Cambodia exports 3.5 million tons of rubber

Natural and dry rubber is one of the main export products of Cambodia. Apart from China, Cambodia is the largest exporter of rubber to South and Southeast Asian countries. In the outgoing year, Cambodia exported about 3.5 million tons of natural rubber to the international market. This is according to a recent report by the Cambodian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries. News Reuters and Xinhua.

According to Cambodia's official report, the country exported a total of 340,000 tons of rubber in the outgoing year. The previous year's rubber exports from the country were 2 lakh 82 thousand 71 tons. As a result, rubber exports from Cambodia have increased by more than 119,000 tonnes in one year.

In 2018, 2 lakh 18 thousand 501 tons of rubber were exported from the country. Last year, Cambodian exporters earned a total of 459 million USD from rubber exports.