Cambodian Customs Collect Over US$3.2 Billion in 2019

AKP Phnom Penh, February 28, 2020 —

The General Department of Customs and Excise (GDCE) of the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MoEF) earned in total more than US$3.2 billion last year, up 30 percent compared to that of 2018.

The figures were shared by H.E. Kun Nhim, Director General of GDCE, in a recent annual meeting under the chairmanship of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of MoEF H.E. Aun Pornmoniroth.

The total collected customs revenue exceeded some 42.7 percent of the yearly plan, added H.E. Kun Nhim.

The main revenue sources are the imports of vehicles and machinery which accounts for 52.7 percent of the total revenue, he underlined.

H.E. Aun Pornmoniroth expressed his appreciation of the performance of the GDCE team and relevant stakeholders, and encouraged them to keep up with the good work.

By Phal Sophanith