The POSEZ Industrial Zone is situated in northwestern Cambodia adjacent to the border with Thailand. It is located in Banteay Meanchey Province on the boundary of Poipet Commune and Nimit Commune, approximately 10km northeast of Poipet Town.
The POSEZ is an attractive alternative to prospective investors looking to open a factory in Southeast Asia. Although in Cambodia, the POSEZ is actually closer to Bangkok and Laem Chabang that most BOI Zone 3 industrial estates in Thailand. In addition, investment incentives are better and labor costs, construction costs and land prices are lower than in Thailand. The new ASEAN Highway will pass by the industrial zone and through the future O’Neang border checkpoint with Thailand.
This new road will allow manufac turer’s in the POSEZ Industrial Zone to easily transport their products to the deep sea port at Laem Chabang only 250 km away .
Banteay Meanchey Province
- Situated in the northwestern corner of Cambodia sharing the country's border with Thailand
- Population of 700,000 (2006)
- Located at the west end of National Road 5 to the border crossing with Thailand
- Estimated population of 100,000 (2006)
Proximity to key locations
From Poipet to:
- Siem Reap 155 km
- Phnom Penh 410 km
- Sihanoukville 640 km
- Laem Chabang 250 km
- Bangkok 306 km