News & Event
On 6 February, 2015, CRF organizes its first Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Phnom Penh Hotel, Phnom Penh. More than 260 people included all its members ranging from rice millers, exporters, farmer communities, relevant government ministries and development partners attended in this AGM which was presided over by H.E Sun Chanthol Senior Minister, Ministry of Commerce. The main objectives
On 02 February, 2015, CRF organizes a consultation meeting on Export Management Fee with its members at Himawari Hotel, Phnom Penh. 39 members/rice exporter representatives attended in this meeting. The main objectives of the meeting
During tour to Cambodia to particiate the 6th World Rice Conference, a prominant Thai Rice Export Associaiton’s honorary president looked to work with Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) in rice trade.

Mr. Chookiat Ophaswongse, honorary president of the Thai Rice

Mekong Oryza Trading firm extended rice export volume to East China Fujian province after signing the agreement with Fuzhou Yifeng rice firm to send a year’s 30,000 tones of milled rice from Cambodia to supply increasing demand for 2015.
The amount is the additional quantity to 100,000 tones of milled rice, which ministry of Commerce signed memorandum of understanding with Chinese counterpart for exporting until April, 2015.

Cambodian rice won the World Best Rice title in three years a row.   CRF’s president believed in bright future of Cambodian rice.

Mr. Kotaro Arai, who was awarded the ‘Lord of Rice’ tittle two year in a row, recognized excellence of award winning rice, which won the three-time championship in annual competition of the sixth World Rice Conference in Phnom Penh in late November, 2014.


The 8-year Agricultural Project which ended in 2018 has prioritized five provinces, where poverty index is high. Five variety seeds, Phkar Rumdol, IR66, Sbay Mungkul, Chulsa and Senpidor, are among ten, which Ministry of Agriculture have encouraged. With the huge demands of paddy rice quality in the world market, Asian Development Bank (ADB)


On December 08, 2014 at the Ministry of Commerce, H.E Sok Puthyvuth togethered with board members, executive operation members and advisors attend the quarterly meeting with Ministry commerce presided over H.E Sun Chanthol, Minister of Commerce to discuss the progress and current issue of Cambodian rice industry. The meeting also participated from high ranking officials of ministry of commerce as well as representatives from the Ministry of Finance and Economy and National Supreme Economic of Cambodia.  

 

Paris, France
20 October 2014

 
Mr. Sok Puthyvuth together with Oknha Lim Bun Heng, Oknha Hun Lak vice president of CRF, Mr. David Vann senior advisor, Mr. Lun Yeng secretary General and CRF members to attend a workshop on topic " Cambodia is a land of opportunities for investment". During the workshop, Mr. Sok Puthyvuth presented about the opportunities and potential of rice sector in Cambodia. The workshop organised by MEDEF Paris, Adepta and Cambodia France Chamber of Commerce (CFCC). The workshop chaired by H.E Sun Chanthol, Senior Minister, Minister of Commerce and participated from 60 investors, journalists and rice exporters. 

Cambodia Rice Federation with 14 Members companies such Loran, Khmer Food, QC, ToT, Boost Riche, Lim Kheang Hout, City Rice, Indochina Rice Miller, International Rice Trading, Lor Eak Heng Sek Meas, White Gold, Signature of Asia, Amru, Mekong Oryza, attend the 50th - World No 1, Food Exhibition called Salon International de l'alimentation -SAIL held in Paris from 19 to 23 October 2014. It is a first time for Cambodian rice exporters as well as Cambodia to attend this world event within the last 50 years. There are 6300 booths from 105 countries and around 150,000 high profile and professional visitors attended this event.

On November 18, 2014 , Cambodia Rice Federation in cooperation with the Cambodia Tourism Federation, and Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra organized the 2nd Cambodia Rice Festival. The event was fully co-sponsored by Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) -funded CEDEP I implemented by International finance Cooperation (IFC) and anSNEC’s Support to the Commercialization of Cambodian Rice Project (SCCRP) financed by Agence Française de Development (AFD).


FOB PRICE
(Update: Week 39th : 24 - 30/Sept/2018)
Variety Jasmine
Rice
Fragrant
Rice
Long
Grain
White
Rice
Mid
Grain
White
Rice
5% $1,045 $805 $485 ...
10% $1,035 $790 $475 ...
15% ... ... ... ...
A.1
Super
... ... ... ...
A.1
Extra
Super
N/A N/A N/A N/A
All price in US$/MT
CRF or Phnom Penh Port.

 


PADDY PRICE
(Update: 09-March-2018)
Variety Price (Riel /Kg)
Mill Gate Field
1. Sen Kra Ob
Banteay Meanchey 1270 N/A
Battang Bong N/A N/A
Pursat 1240  N/A
Siem Reap  N/A  1185
Kampong Thom  N/A  N/A
2. IR
Banteay Meanchey 805  N/A
Battambang  N/A N/A
Pursat 815  N/A
Siem Reap 850 800
Prey Veng  870  820
Kampong Thom  N/A N/A
Takéo  N/A N/A

 

  
Export Statistics
by Metric Tons
Monthly 2015 2016 2017 2018
1. january 35.921 44.033 48.820 62.623
2. February 37.676 51.912 60.731 47.809
3. March 75.867 66.275 57.127 50.683
4. April 51.719 39.550 45.716 36.239
5. May 41.842 32.558 45.243 42.865
6. June 40.800 33.862 30.925 31.318
7. July 28.492 24.000 27.000 25.543
8. August 29.819 27.799 56.274 44.558
9. September 26.969 41.429 49.776 47.626
10. October 39.064 60.016 70.149 45.543
11. November 48.748 58.168 70.122 ---
12. December 81.479 62.455 73.442 ---
Yearly Export 538.396 542.057 635.325 434.807
MOT- Sources: Secretariat One Window Service
(SOWS-REF) for rice export.