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Preah Sihanouk Province

Published: 2012 Feb 08

1. Provincial Government Policies for Investment Promotion

1)      Special features or strong points of the Province in terms of the investment

1. Industrial zone (Stenghav District, Kampong Sela District and Sihanoukville Municipality) along national road # 4, including Special Economic Zones

2. Various and well connected transportation supporting business activities in both domestic and international.

– National road # 4 connecting Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville
– Railway (southern line) from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville
– Water ways including Sihanoukville Port (international sea port)
– Kang Keng international airport

3. Rich tourism resources such as white sandy beaches and islands

4. Abundant natural resources

5. Investment incentives

2)      Investment opportunities or potential sector

  1. Steng Hav district, Kampong Sela district and Sihanoukville Municipality along national road number 4 are suitable for industrial development.
  2. Beaches, island, national park, natural and cultural areas, are suitable for tourism sector development under permitted activities only.
  3. Sihanoukville Autonomous Port and special economic zone itself are an opportunity of heavy industries navigation and commercial activities.

2. Overview of the Province

Category

Sub Category-1

Sub Category-2

Numbers

Land

Total area of the Province (*2)

2,536.68 Km2

Rainfall(*4)

(2010)

2143.4 mm/ year

Projected population in 2011 (*1)

247,355 persons

Projected Population density in 2011 (*1)

285 persons /km2

Growth rate (*1)

1998-2008

2.54% p.a.

Sex in percentage(*1)

Total: 221,396

Males: 110,777

Females: 110,619

Male:50.04 %

Female:49.96 %

Labor force (*1)

Number of work force

139,497

Workforce by age

15-19 years: 29,32520-29 years: 47,397

30-39 years: 25,125

40-49 years: 23,940

50-59 years: 13,170

Workforce by sex

Male: 69,670

Female: 69,827

Education

Number of schools(*2)

Elementary schools

77

Junior high schools

25

Senior high schools

7

University & Colleges

4

Professional training centers

36

Number of yearly graduate students (*2)

Senior high schools

1,460(M:824, F: 636)

University & Colleges

N/A

Establishment

Number of establishments(*3)

Total number

10,649 estab.

Numbers by size

–       1-10 (persons)

–       11- 50

–       51-100

–       101 or more

10,424

177

19

29

Per population

43.1 estab./1,000 persons

Per area

12.3 ettab./ Km2

Number of population per establishment(*3)

23.2 persons / estab.

Household per establishment(*3)

4.8 households. /estab.

3. Investment Environment

Category

Sub Category-1

Sub Category-2

Numbers/Description

Electricity(*2)

Supply amount

 

Total Supply

EDC

IPP : Colben

 

Tariff:

Total Electricity used in the province

63,542,741KWH/year

15MW

2,930,033 KWH

3,450,196 KWH

720 Riel/KWH

Water(*2)

Supply amount  tariffs

Supply Capacity of clean water

Source of water supply: Praektup Lake and Kbal Chhay

5000-6000 m3/day

206,473 m3

1200 Riel/m3

Transportation(*9)(*2)

Type of Transportation available

Car/ Truck

Bus

Train

Ship/Passenger boats (320boats)

Airplane

Road

1- digit national roads

National Road #4 from PP – SHV

National Road #3 from SHV – Kampot

230Km

260Km

2- digit national roads

 

N/A Km

Provincial roads

 

443,8Km

Rural roads

 

N/A Km

Total length

 

N/A Km

Rail road(*2)

Total length

South Line: PP-Takeo-Kampot-Sihanoukville

Construction year (1960-1969) 264 Km

Airport (*2) (*7) (*9)

Destination and frequency of scheduled services

Sihanoukville International Airport (KOS)

(Only international charter flights) (*9)

Dry port/Sea port/River port

Destination and frequency of scheduled services, port charges

Sihanoukville Autonomous Port

Destination: Singapore, Hong Kong, Sangurila, Bangkok, Ho Chiminh, Shanghai, Laem Chabang, Yantian, Kaohsiung

Frequency of scheduled services: 38/week

Port charge: N/A

International Check-point (*2)

Name and location

Sihanoukville Autonomous Port

Telecommunication

(*2)

Number of subscribers (*2)

–       Fixed

–       Mobile

810 Lines

175,294 Lines

Internet access

Name of Providers

250 Internet access Shops

Tariffs

Fixed and Mobile

0.05 cent/mn

Real Estate (*2)

Defined zone for factory and housing development (Including SEZ)

Name, space, progress of development, equipped infrastructure of SEZ or industrial zone, etc.

Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ)

Total planned area: 11.13km2

Initial area: 5.28 km2

Sihanoukville Port Special Economic Zone (SPSEZ)

Total planned area: 70ha

Construction work will be completed in December 2011.

Land price

Commercial Land

Residential land

Development Land

N/A USD/m2

N/A USD/m2

N/A USD/m2

Rents of factories

 

N/A USD/m2

Rents of warehouses

 

N/A USD/m2

Rents of offices

 

N/A USD/m2

Financial Institutions

Number of branches of financial institutions

Commercial bank (12)

–    May Bank

–    Canadia Bank

–    Acleda Bank

–    Cambodia Commercial Bank

–    Union Commercial Bank

–    Cambodia Asia Bank

–    Cambodia Public Bank

–    Foreign Trade Bank of Cambodia

–    Singapore Banking Cooperation

–    Cambodia Mekong Bank Public

–    ANZ Royal Bank Cambodia

–    O.S.K. Indochina Bank

Specialized bank (0) None

Micro financial institutions (3)

-Sathapana Microfinance Institutions

– Prasac Microfinance Institution

– Samic Microfinance Institution

Other institutions

None

Availability of international monetary remittance

Yes (12 commercial banks)

Living Environment

Availability of houses/apartment on international standard and their rents

Yes

-Sokha Hotel & Apartment (USD240-1,200/day)

-Independence Hotel &Apartment (USD170-750/day)

 

Availability of international cuisine

Type of cuisine available (* 10)

-French Restaurant (13)

-German Restaurant (2)

-Indian Restaurant (1)

-Italian Restaurant (5)

-Japanese Restaurant (3)

-Greek Restaurant (1)

-Mediterranean Restaurant (1)

-Asian Restaurant (23)

-Western & International Restaurant (45)

-Seafood Restaurant (17)

-BBQ Restaurant (7)

-Pizzerias (4)

-Bakeries (1)

-Café & Coffee shop (17)

-Bars & Pubs (20)

Number of restaurants which serve international cuisine (*10)

Medical facilities

Number of hospital and health care center (clinic)

Hospital: 1

Clinic: 4

Health Center : 12

Standard of medical service or Treatment capability

N/A

International school

Names & Addresses of the schools

None

4. Approved QIP by Provinces-Municipalities Investment Sub-committees (PMIS) under Sub-Decree No. 17 ANK/BK on the Establishment of the Sub-Committee on Investment of the Provinces-Municipalities

No.

Company Name

Capital

Location

Date of approval

1

Kampong Soam Tech-Tai Garment

USD1,106,925

Sangkat N.5, Sihanoukville City.

29 June 2008

2

Sary Paper, producing Tissues.

USD 1,220,011

Otres Commune, Stenghav District.

INV.111/06p

10 August 2006

3

Nautical frozen seafood manufacturing company

20,000,000 Riels

Village No.1, Tumnup Rolok Commune, Stenghav District

17 June 2008

4

Euro Gates Garment

USD 1,668,880

Village No.1, Sihanoukville City.

09 December 2005

5. Industries (*2)

  • Current Major Industries and Promoted Industries

(1) Current Major Industries

Wearing apparel (5), motorcycle assembling (1), acacia plant processing (1), seafood frozen (4), footwear, beer manufacturing, petroleum industry

(2) Priority Industries to be promoted

Oil refinery, Dried food processing, Fish powder, Tissue and paper manufacturing

(3) Reasons or Promotional Measures for (2) (*15)

– Strategic location in international business equipped with international SNV port, as well as 5 SEZz

– Abundant natural resources such as petroleum and other minerals

–  Abundant product resources for producing marine products

(4) Issues to be solved for industrial promotion

How to develop domestic market, assure products quality and, to keep the price stable

6. Agriculture

  • Agricultural land and cultivated area: (*4)

Name of Crop

Cultivated area

(Ha)

Yield(Ton/Ha)

Total Production amount (ton)

Rice

14,115

2.650

37,211

Subsidiary and industrial crops

58

3,432

Fruit and permanent crops

12,078

Total

26,781

  • Irrigation area(*2)

Irrigation drainage:

Total length: 132km

Dam/dike

Total length: 90km

  • Production amount of crops: Rice, fruits, vegetable, etc.(*4)

Type of Crop

Cultivated Area (ha)

Production Amount (Ton)

Subsidiary and industrial crops

588

3,432

– Maize

129

200

– Cassava

105

1,575

– Sweet Potato

15

112

– Vegetables

295

885

– Sugar Cane

44

660

Fruits and permanent crops

12,078

N/A

– Banana

N/A

– Cashew

N/A

– Oil palm

9,692

N/A

– Coconut

614

N/A

– Longan

9

N/A

– Mango

632

N/A

– Durian

107

N/A

– Jackfruit

409

N/A

– Custard apple

403

N/A

– Rambutan

96

N/A

– Guava

20

N/A

– Pineapple

73

N/A

– Black pepper

23

N/A

– Palm tree

8,902

N/A

  • Provincial specialized fruit and product, (e.g.: one village one product): None
  • Number of concession and concession land area: (*13)

No.

Company

Use

Size (ha)

1

Mong Rethhy Cassava Cambodia Co., Ltd.

Cassava plantation and construction of processing factory

1,800

2

Mong Rethhy Investment Oil Palm Cambodia Co., Ltd.

Oil palms

11,000

Total

12,800

  • Types of land in the Province: (*2)

–      Agricultural Land: 106,163.746ha included 15,000 of rice field

–      Residential Land. 20,734.557ha

7. Forestry & Mining

  • Forestry area: Forest land: 114,074.691ha include 21,000 ha of National Park.
  • Wildlife sanctuary and protected area:

–   Ream National Park, Kbal Chhay Waterfalls

–   Prek Toek Sab protected area

–   Prek Kampong Smach Marine Protected Area

–   Koh Rong sea hose and coral reef conservation area

–   And other 19 conservation, protected and refuge area was established in fishery communities’ boundary of the province.

  • Main minerals production and mining area

Name of Mineral

Production Amount

Mining Area

-Sand

-Stone for building & construction

N/A

Sihanoukville Municipality

Steng Hav district

8. Fishery

  • Fishery production amount: Saltwater fish, Freshwater fish

Type of Fish

Name of Fish

Production Amount

Marin water fish

N/A

40,100 tons

Freshwater fish

N/A

10,800 tons

  • Aquaculture Productions(*4):

 (Unit: Fish: Ton, Fingerling Thousand Heads, Crocodile: Heads)

Type of Product

Production Amount (ton)

Inland fish

227

Shrimp

21

Crab

19

Mollusk

11

Blood cockle

20

Marin Fish

272

Total

570

Fingerling

600

Crocodile

351

9. Rubber

  • Rubber plantation area: None
  • Production amount of rubber: None

10. Tourism (*2) (*9) (*10)

  • Historical/cultural area: (*9)

Ream National Park

Kbal Chhay Waterfall

Prey Nup Mangrove Forest

Wat Leu

St. Michael’s Church

  • Eco-tourism area: (*2)

Islands and Beaches

Ream National Park

Kbal Chay water fall

Thmor Roung & Or Thom

  • New found area which potential for tourist: (*2) Islands and Beach
  • Hotel/guest house: Number of rooms and room charge

Type of Hotel

Number of Rooms

Room Charges (per night)

5 stars

46 (2,009 rooms) (*2)

USD30- USD80 / USD150-USD1,000 (*9)

4 stars

3 stars

2 stars

No star

Guest House

116 ( 1674 rooms) (*2)

USD10-USD30 (*9)

Social Network

Local Ministries

ministry-of-information Ministry of Information
ministry-of-public Ministry of Public Works and Transport
ministry-of-education Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport
ministry-of-tourism Ministry of Tourism
ministry-of-agriculture Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
ministry-of-mines-energy Ministry of Mines and Energy
ministry-of-commerce Ministry of Commerce
General Department of Taxation General Department of Taxation
General Department of Customs and Excise General Department of Customs and Excise
Ministry of industry and handicraft Ministry of industry and handicraft
Ministry of Economy and Finance Ministry of Economy and Finance
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
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