It has been reported through reliable sources that the Cambodia exported about 162,220 tons of milled rice in the first quarter of 2016, which is an increase of 8.5 percent as compared to the same period in last year. It has also been indicated that the Southeast Asian country has exported its milled rice to over 50 countries and regions, as per the report compiled by the Secretariat of One Window Service for Rice Export.
Further, the report also revealed that three top buyers are China, France and Poland, while, adding that China imported some 37,118 tons of milled rice from Cambodia during the January-March period this year; France imported 20,996 tons and Poland purchased 18,212 tons. However, the Cambodia produced over 9 million tons of paddy rice a year. Under this situation and having with this amount, it has over 3 million tons of milled rice left over for annual exports.