Exports of rubber rose moderately during the first three months of the year.
Cambodia has 436,340 hectares of rubber plantations, of which 39% are harvestable.
Demand for Cambodian cashew nuts remains robust in 2018.
Agriculture Ministry and Rural Development Bank have discussed setting up a fund to support family rubber farmers.
In January the price of Cambodian rubber overseas declined by 10%, going from $1,600 per ton in December to $1,444.
The value of Cambodian exports rose by 13% last year despite a manufacturing decline.
A 55-year-old Vietnamese is charged for illegally clearing a protected forest.
A pledge made by Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia to withhold exports of 350,000 tonnes of natural rubber until March.
Rubber exports to the international market saw an increase of 31 percent during the first ten months of 2017.
Cambodia seeks Vietnamese investment to build factories that can process rubber and cassava.
Cambodia’s rubber exports to the international market sees an increase of 33 percent in the first nine months of 2017.
China wants to import 300,000 tonnes of rubber from Cambodia, as the Cambodian government boosts its capacity for direct rubber exports.
Vietnamese rubber giant locked in dispute with 11 indigenous communities agrees to cede areas of spiritual significance.
Rubber prices stable but low prices can be expected until 2022 due to oversupply, according to Ministry of Agriculture.