Non-Timber Forest Products Exchange Programme

Economic Importance of Non-Timber Forest Products: Case Studies on Resin and Rattan in Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia August 2010

August 11, 2010

This was published by NTFP EP in Cambodia in cooperation  with the Cambodia NTFP Working Group, Oxfam GB and the Forestry

The report is based on findings of  a case study research conducted between  December 2009-January 2010 which aimed to document and analyze the economic importance of NTFPs in Cambodia by using case studies on product-specific enterprises in Kampong Thom province. The study utilized participatory
research methods for primary data collection, secondary data sources, particularly statistics and records from the Forestry Administration and NGOs, and the use of the Total Economic Valuation (TEV)  method as primary tool for the economic sensitivity analysis on local resin and rattan trading in Kampong Thom Province.

The report is in English with an Executive Summary in both Khmer and English language.