Cambodia-Korea Business Forum To Be Held in March

Cambodia and the Republic of Korea will organise a joint business forum to enhance bilateral trade and investment.

The planning was highlighted recently in a meeting chaired by Neak Oknha Kith Meng, Cambodia Chamber of Commerce (CCC)'s President and visiting Tiger Min-sok Chu of the Korea International Trade Association, according to a post on CCC's Facebook page.

As initially scheduled, the forum will happen in Phnom Penh in mid-March, to coincide with the official visit of Korean President H.E. Moon Jae-in to Cambodia.

As explained in the same source, the event will open opportunity to boost Cambodia-South Korea cooperation.

Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and visiting Korean President H.E. Moon Jae-in are expected to preside over the forum.

Figures from Korean International Trade Association shows that trade volume between the countries amounted to US$890 million in 2018, compared to US$750 million recorded in 2013.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press