Conservation of Kampong Chhnang’s Pottery Products Encouraged

AKP Phnom Penh, September 18, 2019 —

H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce, has encouraged Kampong Chhnang’s residents to conserve and develop their pottery products.

The minister made the urge during his inspection visit of pottery sites in Rolea pa-ir district, Kampong Chhnang province yesterday.

Pottery production is unique for the province and contributes essentially to local income generation and living standards.

H.E. Pan Sorasak unveiled the ministry’s plan to establish the centre for one village one product of pottery items of Cambodia, underlining that it is potential for geographical indication (GI) recognition and to attract tourists.

Through the planning, he continued, the ministry will mobilise resources and cooperation with development partners to promote pottery product value chain and expand its markets.

By So Sophavy