USAID   |   Jul 22, 2013
Type: Research Report
Topic: Market Assessments
Cambodia is an agricultural country located in the Lower Mekong region of Southeast Asia. It shares land borders with Thailand, Laos and Vietnam, and comprises an area of 181,035 km. Approximately 80 percent of the population lives in rural areas and 23 percent of the population lives below the poverty line. In rural areas, roughly 95 percent of households depend on biomass fuel for cooking which ensures potential future demand for improved cookstoves (ICS).