Cambodian and Chinese companies join forces to export Cambodian fresh longan to China again


[INNEWS Comprehensive Report] Recently, Season Fresh Co., Ltd., one of Cambodia’s leading fresh fruit exporters, and Shanghai Grandfruit Import & Export Co., Ltd. reached a cooperation on September 17, 2023, for the second time Successfully exported fresh Pailin longan to China. Both parties are pleased to announce that a new batch of fresh longans will be shipped from Cambodia to China during the harvest season from September 2023 to February 2024.

It is understood that this milestone achievement was achieved through the efforts of the two companies in coordination with the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Cambodia, Enterprise Development Foundation of Cambodia, Alibaba eWTP Cambodia Partnership and and Frontier Digital Global Trading Co., Ltd. and a high level of commitment.

Chran Ponny, chairman of Season Fresh Co., Ltd., said the company remains committed to providing customers with high-quality Cambodian Pailin fresh longan. The cooperation with Shanghai Grandfruit Import & Export Co., Ltd. is very important to expand market coverage in Cambodia, and it is great to see the positive impact this has on Cambodian farmers and the local economy.

Li Gang, chairman of Shanghai Guoranfeng Import and Export Co., Ltd., said the Shanghai company is honored to participate in this initiative, empowering local farmers to upgrade planting techniques and improve income, and promote Cambodia’s rich agricultural diversity. China’s demand for high-quality Cambodian longans is growing steadily and it hopes to play a role in meeting this demand.

In addition, the “Cambodia-China Business Network” project launched by the Enterprise Development Fund of Cambodia (EDF) under the coordination of Frontier Digital Global Trading Co., Ltd. has played a key role in promoting Cambodia-China trade partnership and sustainable development. Through this project, the two companies have received valuable support, allowing them to streamline their supply chains, collaborate with key stakeholders, and ensure fresh Cambodian longans are available to Chinese consumers. And the second export of longan is an important event in strengthening Cambodia-China economic and trade relations, and also shows the potential for future cooperation.

It should be mentioned that the Cambodian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries released a report stating that in the first eight months of 2023, Cambodia exported 8,118 tons of fresh longan to China, an increase of more than 3,720% compared with the same period in 2022. Such growth has occurred because the quality of Cambodian longan fruit has been recognized by China and the demand for orders is high.