Japan-Cambodia Relations

Japan-Cambodia Relations (Basic Data)

June 17, 2016

Basic Data

Diplomatic relations:

  • Established in 1953. (The Legation of Japan was established in 1954)

Number of Residents:

  • Number of Japanese Nationals residing in Cambodia: 2,270 (Oct. 2014)
  • Number of Cambodian Nationals residing in Japan: 6,111 (Dec. 2015)

Trade with Japan:

  • Exports: 117.2 billion yen (2015)
  • Imports: 36.6 billion yen (2015)

Agreement with Japan:

  • Agreement between Japan and the Kingdom of Cambodia for the Liberalization, Promotion and Protection of Investment (June 2007)
  • Agreement between Japan and the Kingdom of Cambodia for Air Services (June 2016)

Japan's Economic Cooperation:

  • Grants: 178.6 billion yen (Total of 1992-2014)
  • Technical Cooperation: 75.3 billion yen (Total of 1992-2014)
  • Yen Loan: 88.4 billion yen (Total of 1992-2014)

VIP Visits

From Japan to Cambodia
Year Name
1993. 9Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Tsutomu Hata
1995. 8Vice Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs Yohei Kono
2000. 1Prime Minister Keizo Obuchi
2001. 6T.I.H. Prince and Princess Akishino
2002. 1Minister of Finance Masajuro Shiokawa
2002.11Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi
2003. 6Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi
2005. 6Foreign Minister Nobutaka Machimura
2006. 8Vice President of the House of Representatives Takahiro Yokomichi
2009. 1Foreign Minister Hirofumi Nakasone
2009.10Foreign Minister Katsuya Okada
2012.6H.I.H. Crown Prince Naruhito
2012.7Foreign Minister Koichiro Gemba
2012.11Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda
2013.2H.I.H. Prince Akishino
2013.11Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
2014.6Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida
2014.8Vice President of House of Councillors Azuma Koshiishi
From Cambodia to Japan
Year Name
1999. 2Prime Minister Hun Sen
1999. 5President of the Senate Chea Sim
2001. 6Prime Minister Hun Sen
2002. 3President of National Assembly Norodom Ranariddh
2002. 8Senior Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Hor Namhong
2003. 2Senior Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Hor Namhong
2003.12Prime Minister Hun Sen
2005. 3Deputy Prime Minister, Minister in charge of the Council of Ministers Sok An
2005. 5Prime Minister Hun Sen
2006. 5Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior Sar Kheng
2007. 2Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Hor Namhong
2007. 6Prime Minister Hun Sen
2007.10President of National Assembly Samdech Akka Maha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin
2008. 3Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of National Defense Tea Banh
2009.11Prime Minister Samdech Akka Maha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen
2010. 5King of Cambodia, H.M. Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni
2012.1President of National Assembly Samdech Akka Maha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin
2012. 4Prime Minister Samdech Akka Maha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen
2013.12Prime Minister Samdech Akka Maha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen
2015.3Prime Minister Samdech Akka Maha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen
2015.7Prime Minister Samdech Akka Maha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen
2016.2President of the Senate Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum