Event: Business Opportunities in Cambodia’s Agriculture Sector – Phnom Penh, September 26-27, 2018

AmCham Cambodia, in coordination with the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh, will host a trade event focused on Cambodia’s rapidly evolving agriculture sector September 26-27, 2018. The objective is to help U.S. companies gain a deeper understanding of the sector, identify potential business opportunities and develop local contacts. This event provides an ideal opportunity for participants currently active in the region but have yet to enter Cambodia’s rapidly changing market.

Event Overview

The Program:

Tuesday, September 25:

  • Participants arrive in Phnom Penh

Wednesday, September 26:

  • Breakfast with U.S. business community
  • Expert overview of the Cambodian market
  • Tailored one-on-one / B2B meetings
  • Meet with Cambodian government officials
  • Ambassador-hosted networking reception

Thursday, September 27:

  • Tailored one-on-one / B2B meetings
  • Optional tour of production facility

Eligibility And Participation Fee

Participation is limited to those in the agriculture sector including:

  • U.S. companies
  • Non-U.S. companies currently distributing/representing U.S. products

Cost to join is $300 per person. This price includes:

  • Breakfast with U.S. business community
  • B2B and government meetings (including lunch)
  • Ambassador-hosted networking event
  • Transportation to/from all events as well as Day 2 tour

Participants that would like assistance booking hotels and arranging transportation to/from the airport should contact event organizers at PHPAGEvent@state.gov for additional information and pricing options.

Application and Registration Process

Due to size constraints for government and B2B meetings, space at the event will be limited. Those interested in participating should apply here.

Application deadline: August 8
► Online application complete

Notification: August 24
► Event participants notified

Payment due: September 7
► Participants pay registration fees

Contact Details

Should you have additional questions, please contact event organizers at PHPAGEvent@state.gov or AmCham Cambodia at ed@amchamcambodia.net

Opportunities

  • Seeds, fertilizers, and insecticides
  • Storage solutions
  • Transport and logistics services
  • Agricultural machinery and irrigation tools
  • Milling and processing equipment
  • Green technologies
  • Packaging equipment and solutions

Fast Facts about Cambodia

  • The world’s 8th largest rice exporter
  • Annual spending on agricultural equipment over $1billion
  • Agricultural sector represents 25% of GDP and 41% of workforce
  • One of Asia’s fastest growing economies: ~7% annual GDP growth

Mission Elements

  • Meet government officals shaping Cambodia’s agriculture sector
  • Connect to distributors, buyers, and potential investment partners
  • Network with established U.S. business operating in country
  • Site visit to agriculture facility

For more information, please contact event organizers at PHPAGEvent@state.gov or AmCham Cambodia at ed@amchamcambodia.net.