Agriculture Minister Discusses Work Progress of Tree Planting Investment

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries has received tree planting investment delegation to hear their work progress so far.

The minister, H.E. Veng Sakhon, granted the meeting to the tree planting investment delegation led by Mr. Lu Chu Chnag this morning at the ministry here in Phnom Penh.

According to Mr. Lu Chu Chang, since 2017, his group has panted trees on a total of about 2,000 hectares of land, and is planning to expand for another 5,000 hectares in years to come.

He added that the company is also investing about US$2 million to process the harvested trees after they are six years old.

It is expected that they can achieve 150 cubic metres of wood from harvested trees of one hectare.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press