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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).


PHNOM PENH, Nov. 20  2014-- Fragrant rice from Cambodia and Thailand was awarded the world's best rice for 2014 during the 6th World Rice Conference here on Thursday.

Jeremy Zwinger, president and chief executive officer of the Rice Trader, which organized the competition, said 25 rice samples from 15 countries and regions including Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, India, Myanmar and the  United States joined the contest.

តម្លៃអង្ករនាំចេញ (FOB PRICE)
(Update: as of 11 January 2021)


តម្លៃស្រូវ (សើមនិងស្ងួត)- PADDY PRICE
(Update: 23 December 2020)

Export Statistics
by Metric Tons
Monthly 2017 2018 2019 2020
1. january 48.820 62.623 59.625 50.450
2. February 60.731 47.809 52.861 86.049
3. March 57.127 50.683 58.335 94.449
4. April 45.716 36.239 42.942 69.304
5. May 45.243 42.865 36.409 55.845
6. June 30.925 31.318 31.366 41.563
7. July 27.000 25.543 26.475 28.413
8. August 56.274 44.558 34.032 22.130
9. September 49.776 47.626 56.541 40.572
10. October 70.149 45.543 59.354 47.530
11. November 70.122 62.433 56.209 64.740
12. December 73.442 128.985 105.957 89.784
Yearly Export 635.325 626.225 620.106 690.829
MOT- Sources: Secretariat One Window Service
(SOWS-REF) for rice export.