Cambodia-U.S. Trade Volume Reaches US$585 Million in January

AKP Phnom Penh, April 01, 2020 —

Bilateral trade between Cambodia and the U.S. were valued at US$585 million in January 2020, up 33 percent compared to the same period last year.
Figures from the U.S. Trade Bureau shows that Cambodia’s exports to the U.S. market increased by 38 percent to US$560 million, while its imports from the U.S. were US$26 million, down from US$34.5 million.

According to the Cambodian Ministry of Commerce, most of Cambodian exported products to the U.S. were textiles, footwear, travel goods, and agricultural products, while the U.S. shipped mostly vehicles, animal feed, and machinery to the Kingdom.

In 2019, the two-way trade between both nations was amounted at US$5.8 billion in 2019, a 37-percent increase compared to the figure a year before.

By Chea Vannak