Brief introduction of Cambodia

Population: 15.5 million
Land area: 181.000 sq.km
State form: Constitutional monarchy
Language: Khmer
Religion: Buddhist
Climate: Tropical monsoon
Main business centres:  Phnom Penh and Siem Reap

Economy

Cambodia possesses the most open markets in South-East-Asia, with a significant growth potential. It is a gateway to AFTA, a market of more than 600 million inhabitants.

Memberships: IMF, WTO, ADB (Asian Development Bank); AIIB (Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank); ASEM (EU-Asia Forum); Asean Free Trade Area (AFTA).

Currency: Riel (KHR)
Exchange rate fixed to USD
GDP per capita: 1.080 USD
Economic growth: c. 7% (2014)
Expected growth: (2015, 2016): 6.9%

Main sectors: agriculture; tourism (4,5 million in 2014). textile & apparel, civil construction, services.

A growing
economy

The fastest growing economy in South-East-Asia with a great development potential

AFTA
member

Through its location a gateway to the
AFTA-markets with over 600 million of consumers

Natural
products

Excellent conditions for the production of 
special bio and fair trade products