Exports

Thai exports drop 4.9% in March

Thai exports drop 4.9% in March Thailand’s exports in March were down 4.88 per cent year on year (YoY), leading to a 1.6-per-cent contraction in exports in the first quarter of this year compared to the same period last year. The Commerce Ministry reported on Monday Thailand’s customs-cleared exports fell to US$21.4 billion after a…

Auramon Supthaweethum

Trade, investment dividend sought from Brexit

Trade, investment dividend sought from Brexit TRADE officials spy opportunities from the likelihood of more flexible regulations in Britain after it leaves the European Union. The prospect of eased trade and investment regulations in Europe’s second-biggest economy, they say, would provide a boost to Thai exporters and investors who are eyeing the key market. The…

Thai fruit exports rise to $2.65 bln under FTA deals

Thai fruit exports rise to $2.65 bln under FTA deals

Thai fruit exports rise to $2.65 bln under FTA deals BANGKOK, 1 April 2019 (NNT) – The Director-General of the Department of Trade Negotiations, Auramon Supthaweethum, said Thailand exported fruits worth 2.65 billion US dollars in 2018. This is a 17 percent increase year-on-year, driven by the country’s free trade agreements (FTA) with the ASEAN,…

Thai rice exports facing strong regional competition

Thai rice exports facing strong regional competition

Thai rice exports facing strong regional competition Rice exports are down in February’s sales figures, in both total volume and value. High prices and competition from Vietnam are being blamed, along with the ongoing strong baht. Rice farmers also say they are concerned how long the hot season will last which will also affect their…

The committee also revised upwards its forecast economic growth this year to between 3.7 – 4% , compared to the earlier forecast of between 3.5 – 4% .

Forecasts for Thai export growth revised upwards

Forecasts for Thai export growth revised upwards The meeting of the Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking has revised upwards its forecast of export growth in 2019 to between 6.5 – 7.5% from the previous forecast of between 3.5 – 4.5%. The revision is in line with export growth in the past eight…

Thai Economy Projected To Expand 3.8% (BoT)

Thai Economy Projected To Expand 3.8% (BoT) Addressing the Japanese Chamber of Commerce (JCC) Thailand Dinner Talk on the 27 March 2019, Dr. Veerathai Santiprabhob Governor of the Bank of Thailand said the Thai economy is projected to continue to expand around its potential, and economic growth this year will slightly moderate to 3.8 percent.…

Thai Fruit Exports Rise To $2.65 Bln Under FTA Deals

Thai Fruit Exports Rise To $2.65 Bln Under FTA Deals BANGKOK, 1 April 2019 (NNT) – The Director-General of the Department of Trade Negotiations, Auramon Supthaweethum, said Thailand exported fruits worth 2.65 billion US dollars in 2018. This is a 17 percent increase year-on-year, driven by the country’s free trade agreements (FTA) with the ASEAN,…

PTG rolls out Coffee Franchise Business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands Expects to reap positive outcomes from fast-growing

PTG rolls out Coffee Franchise Business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands Expects to reap positive outcomes from fast-growing

PTG rolls out Coffee Franchise Business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands Expects to reap positive outcomes from fast-growing Bangkok–27 Mar–The Way Communications “PTG Energy” pushes forward coffee franchise business under Pun Thai Coffee and Coffee World brands to encourage anyone who wants to run a coffee shop while expecting positive outcomes from…