Cambodia-Japan Bilateral Trade Amounted to US$366 Million in First Two Months

AKP Phnom Penh, April 10, 2020 —

The two-way trade between Cambodia and Japan was valued at US$366 million in the first two months of this year, a 3.9 percent increase compared to the same period last year.

Report from Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) showed that from January to February 2020, Cambodia exported US$296 million worth of goods to Japan, up 2.4 percent.

Meanwhile, it added, Cambodia’s imports from Japan were amounted to US$70 million, an increase by 10.8 percent.

Figures from the Ministry of Commerce showed that the potential products for export from Cambodia to Japan are clothes, footwear, and so on.

In 2019, the bilateral trade between the two nations rose by 13 percent from a year earlier, to US$ 2,292 million.

By Chea Vannak