Cambodia Major Supplier of Timber to Vietnam

January 25, 2016 | Posted in: News

BY AUN PHEAP AND ZSOMBOR PETER ¦ THE CAMBODIAN DAILY JANUARY 22, 2016

Cambodias export of luxury timber to Vietnam has raised about 50 percent in terms of value fra 2014 to 2015. “Data from Vietnam customs shows that Cambodia has become Vietnam’s largest timber exporter in 2015,” said Xuan Phuc, a Southeast Asia forest trade and finance analyst for Forest Trends. This includes quantities of Kra Nhung, or Siamese rosewood, which is a protected species in Cambodia.

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