China asks the Agriculture Ministry to inspect local companies included in a list of potential rice exporters to the Chinese market.
Commerce Ministry asks rice exporters to join the Registered Exporter System.
Rice exports in January saw a small decline that exporters have blamed on the EU.
Local exporters are not required to produce a certificate of origin (CO) at Cambodian customs if the document is not required by authorities in the destination country.
Local rice exporter and millers will buy significantly less paddy rice this year as they await the European Union’s final decision on whether or not to impose tariffs on Cambodian rice, industry insiders say.
Local exporters have voiced concern over new customs regulations in Vietnam.
Thai Ministry of Commerce asks exporters to refrain from using Angkor Wat imagery.
Asian exporters lost momentum even before tariffs on US and Chinese goods kick in.
Traders in Ratanakkiri and Tbong Khmum can now apply online for certificates of origin.