Export growth better-than-expected in December 2020

Export growth better-than-expected in December 2020. However, amid the second wave of COVID-19 infections, exports could fall below previously forecasted levels in 2021.

EIC cuts Thai economic forecast for 2021 to 2.2% as the COVID-19 outbreak resurfaced

The recurring waves of the COVID-19 pandemic in various countries, including Thailand, will directly slow the pace of Thai economic recovery in 2021. As such, EIC revises the Thai GDP forecast down to 2.2%

COVID-19 increased global demand and export for medical gloves in Thailand and Malaysia

COVID-19 pandemic has generated high demand for medical gloves. Malaysia is globally the biggest producer of medical glove with production capacity of 125,000 million pieces per annum.

How the spectrum price affects 5G development in Thailand?

A reasonable spectrum price is, therefore, a key concern for NBTC as it needs to balance between government benefits from the spectrum license fee and affordable price for mobile operators.

Exports contracted by -2.1%YOY in June, or -8.7% without Gold

With the exception of military arms and weapons reshipment to the USA in February, Thai exports value has shrunk continuously for the past 8 months, and the first half of 2019 showing a decline of -4.4%YOY.