Cambodia rejects bid to increase import of pigs from Thailand

Cambodia has rejected a request to import one million pigs annually from Thailand, saying it could affect local farmers.

The government’s rejection comes amid initiatives by Cambodia to produce more quality food for its population.

According to the Phnom Penh Post, the decision was made during a meeting between Agriculture Minister Veng Sakhon and Commerce Minister Pan Sorasak on the import and export of pigs.

In full: https://www.nst.com.my/world/region/2020/07/610003/cambodia-rejects-bid-increase-import-pigs-thailand

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