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Cambodia exporters shrug off Thai rice price cut

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The Thai government's decision to lower the guaranteed price of rice to Thai farmers will not affect Cambodian rice exports, according to Sok David, vice president of Golden Rice Cambodia in Phnom Penh. 

A Cambodian farmer works on a rice field in Phnom Penh. Cambodia banks on cheaper prices in exporting rice to other countries. (EPA file photo)

Sok David, vice president of Golden Rice Cambodia, an exporting firm based in Phnom Penh, said Cambodia was more competitive because of its lower prices, especially compared to Thai fragrant rice, the Phnom Penh Post reported on Friday.

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