Members of the Singaporean Trade Development Board (TDB) arrived in Phnom Penh
earlier this month with representatives of 16 companies to spend five days exploring
potential business cooperation in food and agro products.
The investment mission was jointly sponsored by the Singapore General Rice Importers
Association (SGRIA) and the Singapore Noodles Manufacturers association (SNMA). This
was the first time the TDB has visited Cambodia as a means of identifying new sources
of food for the island republic and for processing and re-export to third countries.
According to a Singapore Embassy press release, " through this mission, TDB
seeks to provide Singapore companies opportunities to network with the relevant authorities
and associations and explore investment opportunities in rice mills and noodles manufacturing