[INNEWS Comprehensive Report] On August 7, according to the Chinese Embassy in Cambodia, the General Administration of Customs of China has just completed the formalities to allow the direct export of four Cambodian edible aquatic animals, mantis shrimp, rice field eel, snakehead and snail, to China.
Cambodia’s edible aquatic animals have completed the final procedure of exporting to China and can be exported to China. This is also based on the traditional trade of edible aquatic animals such as mantis shrimp, eel, snakehead, and snails between China and Cambodia, and has achieved full coverage of the market access for edible aquatic animals exported to China.
It is reported that the export of these edible aquatic animals approved by the General Administration of Customs of China has been audited and registered by Cambodian Tienit International Trading Company. This approval is an important achievement for the export of Cambodian agricultural products to the Chinese market.
It is understood that on May 30, 2022, the Cambodian farmed aquatic product enterprises exporting to China completed the registration and filing with China Customs. On May 24, 2023, Cambodian wild aquatic products have completed the biological registration and filing with China Customs. On August 1, Cambodian edible aquatic animals completed the final procedure of market access.
It should be mentioned that as of now, Cambodia’s agricultural products that can be exported to China include: rice, cassava, cashew nuts, bananas, mangoes, corn, pailin longan, pangasius, pepper, 11 kinds of natural aquatic products and 4 kinds of edible aquatic animals .