The Cambodian delegation was led by His Excellency SOK Sopheak, MoC Secretary of State and Vice-Chair of the National Committee on Trade Facilitation, and His Excellency PHA EngVeng, Deputy Director General of GDCE and Vice-Chair of the National Committee on Trade Facilitation Secretariat.
The Cambodian delegation joined with other high-level representatives from different countries and institutions in the region to interactively participate in various sessions and workshops. The Cambodia delegation was able to discuss and exchange perspectives, experiences and best practices on different aspects of trade facilitation for sustainable development. Some of the important topics that were discussed are trade finance, cross-border e-commerce and paperless trade, transit, innovative application of emerging technologies, and others.
During the second-day session on the “Aid for Sustainable Trade Facilitation – Evolving Needs and Available Support”, His Excellency SOK Sopheak, delivered the keynote speech presenting the significant improvement and current status of the country’ trade facilitation reforms implementation, and its commitment for further improvement, especially on paperless trading commitment.
The event participation was fruitfully concluded with congratulatory messages and great appreciation from the delegation for the opportunity to learn and exchange on knowledge and experiences for better trade facilitation and sustainable development in the region.