Phnom Penh (FN), April 26 - Cambodia has exported nearly 39,147 tons of rubber, profited $57 million within the first three months of 2018, according to the official report of the General Department of Rubber, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries on Thursday.

Cambodia has 436,340 hectares of rubber plantations and that 170,230 hectares of rubber has been harvested, an equivalent to 39%, which remains 265,109 hectares.

Cambodia ranked the 16th largest natural rubber producers in the world. The Royal Government has set a goal to produce 290,000 tons of rubber by 2020.