Thailand’s export to contract by 7% in 2020

Thailand’s export to contract by 7% in 2020

Thailand’s export to contract by 7% in 2020 Thailand’s exports could shrink as much as 7% in 2020 showing its worst performance in a decade, or 3.7% if the Covid-19 crisis is contained before September. The Bank of Thailand and the Center for International Trade Studies at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce…

Thailand’s food delivery services are booming

Thailand’s food delivery services are booming

Thailand’s food delivery services are booming Whilst most businesses have been turned upside down by the disruptions caused by the Thai government’s reaction to Covid-19, along with enforced closures, at least one business is booming at this crazy time. With restaurants closed to sit-down customers, the delivery services are providing a valuable service getting food…

Opportunities for 2020 export growth in Thailand

Opportunities for 2020 export growth in Thailand

Opportunities for 2020 export growth in Thailand Despite the whirlwind of shutdowns, lockdowns and craziness descending on Thailand at the moment, the departments are still churning out numbers and trying to forecast the way ahead. They say that, due to the Thai baht weakening and massive government interventions around the world for both monetary and…

Consumer groups warn of risks in buying a new Chevrolet

Consumer groups warn of risks in buying a new Chevrolet

Consumer groups warn of risks in buying a new Chevrolet General Motors’ decision to pull production of its Chevrolet line out of Thailand has prompted consumer advocacy groups to remind prospective buyers of risks. The Foundation for Consumers and the Office of the Independent Committee for Consumer Protection said yesterday that buyers “should be wary of uncertainty…

Chevy’s having a “garage sale” and prices are halved

Chevy’s having a “garage sale” and prices are halved

Chevy’s having a “garage sale” and prices are halved General Motors’ recent announcement that it’s ending production and sales of Chevrolets in Thailand means prices for new Chevrolets have been cut by half. The starting price for the latest SUV, the Captiva, is now just under half a million baht. General Motors announced Sunday that it’s pulling…