Sokimex

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Sokimex (or SOKIMEX) (Sok Kong Import Export Company) is a company of Cambodia. The company is involved in petroleum product import, infrastructure development, hotel management, and an airline.[1]

History[edit]

Sokimex was founded in 1990 by Mr Oknha Sok Kong, an ethnic Vietnamese Cambodian businessman.[2] The main offices are located in Phnom Penh.

The Sokha Hotel Group opened its first 5 star luxury Sokha Beach Resort in Sihanouk Ville on 8 April 2004, followed by the opening of Sokha Angkor Resort in Siem Reap on 8 December 2005. Both are member of World Hotel. Sokha Club hotel is a boutique hotel opened in Phnom Penh on 28 August 2008. Thansur Bokor Highland Resort is affiliated with Sokha Hotel opened in Kampot on 3 May 2011.

Divisions[edit]

  • Sokimex, petroleum
  • Song Kim Company, trade, including trade with Vietnam
  • Sokha Hotels & Resorts: also known as Sokha Hotel Group, is a Phnom Penh-based hotel and resort company, the hospitality division under the Sokimex Group. The company was founded in 2004 by Neak Oknha Sok Kong. Today, Sokha Group has 4 hotel properties located in Cambodia with plans to open more in the future.
  • Sokimex Jetty Corporation, oil jetty
  • Sarika Air Services

Sokimex is also running the famous Angkor World Heritage Site.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ SOKIMEX, Company profile
  2. ^ Tôi là người Việt Nam!, 20 Tháng mười một 2004, Doan Trang, Vietbao.vn
  3. ^ Sokheng, Vong; Marcher, Anette. "Sokimex and Government revisit Angkor deal". The Phnom Penh Post. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 

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