Members of US
trade mission arrived in Cambodia
Wednesday, for talks on private sector dialogue and trade development with
key government figures.
The delegation, led by Deputy US Trade Representative
Christina Sevilla, held a forum late Wednesday to educate officials in US trade
Trade between the two was $2.7 billion in 2007, with $3
billion expected in 2008, and the US
is the chief buyer of Cambodia's
mission recommended the government to increase transparency and dialogue with
the private sector, as well as look for ways to build on each other's
experience, Sevilla told reporters Wednesday.
was doing "much better" with rights, wages and conditions in the labor field, compared to other
neighboring countries, US Ambassador Joseph Mussomeli said.
had many unions that did not always communicate well with factory management,