The garment exports sector of Cambodia stands strong and many opportunities lie ahead. A Market Intelligence (MI) report from Fibre2Fashion.

Cambodia, a member of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations), is a leading garment exporter-it stands ninth among the top garment exporters. The sector has been playing a leading role in the economy of Cambodia since 2010, accounting for 60 per cent of the country's total merchandise exports in 2018. The sector is a major contributor to the country's GDP.

Cambodia's Garment Exports Sector

Cambodia's garment export value was $8,367.0 million in 2018-an increase of 17.1 per cent over the previous year. China's garment export value diminished slightly in the same period. In 2018, the EU, US, Hong Kong, China and Canada were the main garment export destinations. In terms of value, 52.0 percent of the garment production were exported to ten countries. Among these top importing countries, the demand of Russia and China have increased by 26.0 and 13.0 per cent respectively, while it has dropped in Hong Kong, China and the UAE (United Arab Emirates) by 6.0 per cent each.

Source: ILO And TexPro