Chinese officials visit Longmate’s banana factory in Kampot.
Hun Lak, Longmate Agriculture director discusses banana investment prospects.
Shipment on its way, after five local companies were greenlighted by the Chinese government.
5 Cambodian companies are given permission to export bananas to China.
Beong Ket Rubber Plantation Company has started banana shipments to the Chinese market, becoming one of the first local companies to export the fruit to the East Asian giant.
Longmate Agriculture is shipping banana containers to China through Vietnam to prepare for its first direct shipment to the East Asian giant, a company representative said.
Agriculture Ministry to registered banana farms to conduct on-site checks.
Longmate Agriculture plans to export about 30,000 tonnes of yellow banana to China.
Longmate Agriculture has invested $32 million to grow bananas in Kampot’s Chhouk.
Vietnamese Hoang Anh Gia Lai plans to expand its banana plantations in Ratanakkiri.
Agriculture Ministry calls on bananas farmers and companies to register.
The government yesterday gave the green light to a Chinese-owned firm, Longmate Agriculture Co Ltd, to invest in a banana plantation in Kampot province.
The governments of Cambodia and China sign a deal that allows the shipment of Cambodian bananas to the biggest market in the world.
Cambodia is about to seal a fresh banana deal with China this Thursday.
A group of 14 families have filed a complaint seeking compensation.
In a bid to promote local agricultural products, the government unveils plans to begin exporting chicken egg bananas.
Cambodians love to eat bananas and the ubiquitous tropical fruit, which has its origins in Southeast Asia, is an incredibly nutritious and healthy part of the local diet.