Equity Report

PPAP's 3Q21 review: revenue surges on rising export shipments

In 3Q21, container throughputs reached a record high of 109,124 TEUs, an increase of 27.4% compared to the same period last year. The increase in container throughputs can be attributed to the robust growth in export activities handled at PPAP, with container shipment for export surging 30.3% YoY to 248,044 tons...

30th November 2021

Industry Report

Industry Report 2021: Healthcare Services Sector in Cambodia

The demand for private health services has continued to rise in tandem with the rapid economic growth, showing promising signs for investment into the private sector. The report is aimed at offering a glimpse on the overall healthcare system in Cambodia, highlighting the key investment points and opportunities that potential investors should consider...

14th May 2021

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PPWSA's 2020 review: net profit skyrockets to record high

Water subscription increased by 17,712 connections or 4.5% to 407,779 connections at the end of 2020. The number household clients were up 3.7% to 333,099 connections, accounting for 81.7% of total subscriptions, while the number of commercial and industrial clients rose 9.3% to 68,136 connections (16.7% of total)...

12th May 2021

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PPAP's 4Q20 review: Revenue decreases for second straight quarter

In 4Q20, container throughputs increased 1.6% YoY to 69,565 TEUs. The positive growth was achieved after a decline of 7.4% YoY in 3Q20 likely as a consequence of COVID-19 impact. Total container shipments reached 520,800 tons between Oct and Dec 2020, up 8.2% compared to the same period in 2019, driven mainly by 13.2% YoY increase in export shipments....

17th February 2021

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PPAP's 3Q20 review: Revenue falls for first time since IPO

Container throughputs came to 85,681 TEUs in 3Q20, down 7.4% from 92,494 TEUs in 3Q19. It is the first time since at least 2010 (YSC available data) that PPAP witnessed a YoY decline in container throughput in the third quarter. Both import and export shipments saw a decrease of 11.0% and 10.1% YoY, respectively, with total container shipment volume...

08th February 2021

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PPWSA's 3Q20 review: net profit soars 72% QoQ and 25% YoY

Water subscription totaled 405,627 connections at the end of September 2020, up 4.9% YoY. Subscription from commercial & industrial clients posted a double-digit growth of 10.4% from the end of September 2019 to 67,142 connections, representing 16.6% of total connections...

03rd February 2021

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PPAP's 1H20 review: Net profit plunges 15.8% YoY

In the first half of 2020, container throughputs continued a solid growth of 12.9% YoY to 135,611 TEUs. However, container shipment volume was up modestly by 3.9% YoY to 976,873 tons. Between January and June, total shipments handled by PPAP amounted to 1,796,641 tons, down 3.7% compared to the same period last year.

15th September 2020

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PPWSA's 1H20 review: net profit more than doubles as revenue surges 34% YoY

In 2Q20, total revenue surged 31.1% YoY to KHR75.08bn. Income from construction services more than quadrupled from KHR1.21bn in 2Q19 to KHR5.47bn in 2Q20, representing 7.3% of total revenue. Meanwhile, core water sales, which represented more than 89% of total revenue, soared 27.1% to KHR67.12bn in the second quarter...

08th September 2020

Industry Report

Industry Report 2020: Banking and Microfinance Sector in Cambodia

Cambodia has relied primarily on the banking and microfinance sector to finance business growth as the Kingdom’s capital market still remains at its infancy and may not meaningfully serve as alternative financing sources to bank or MFI loans...

02nd September 2020

Equity Report

PPWSA's 2019 review: bottom line plunges 56% on declining other income

Total revenue fell 18.9% to KHR215bn in 2019 from KHR265bn in 2018. The decrease in revenue was driven mainly by declining other income, which dropped by KHR33.8bn since in 2018 the company earned KHR32.9bn from the one-time gain on settlement of retirement benefit obligation. Meanwhile, core water sales, which represented more than 90% of total revenue in 2019, were down by KHR11.6bn or 5.6%....

17th July 2020