Doing Business in Thailand (Agro-Food Products)

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  3. Doing Business in Thailand (Agro-Food Products)

The Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) is part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). We provide information to buyers looking for U.S. agricultural genetics, bulk and processed commodities, food, and beverage products.  We also gather market intelligence and offer market briefs to help U.S. firms better understand the local market.  FAS offers some capacity building and other agricultural technical assistance programs, as well as provides technical expertise in international agricultural policy and trade discussions (i.e. food security, sustainability and climate change).

Exporting to Thailand

General Overview

Market Intelligence/Reports

September 16, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices trend upward due to strong demand from foreign buyers.

September 9, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices increased one percent, driven by new inquiries amid the weakening of the Thai Baht.

September 2, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices remain unchanged as the further weakening of the Thai baht offset increased domestic rice prices.

August 31, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Grain and Feed Update
Posts forecasts that marketing year (MY) 2022/23 rice production will increase for the third consecutive year due to available water supply and abundant precipitation. High prices of chemical fertilizers and other inputs will likely impact corn production and yield as farmers apply less chemical fertilizer this season.

August 30, 2022
Quarterly Agricultural Export Forecast
FAS and the Economic Research Service jointly publish the quarterly Outlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade. The agricultural export forecast is updated February, May, August, and November.

August 26, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices decreased 1-2 percent due to the weakening of the Thai baht.

August 22, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Successful US Food Showcase at US Pavilion-Thaifex Anuga Asia 2022
The successful physical U.S. pavilion at Thaifex Anuga Asia 2022 featured a variety of U.S. food and beverages products and partnered with nine U.S. cooperators and one state department of agriculture as well as 16 importers. Thaifex Anuga Asia was well attended this year with over 51,000 visitors.

August 19, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices increased 2-4 percent due to the appreciation of the Thai baht.

August 12, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices remain unchanged despite the strengthening of the Thai baht.

August 5, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices increased one percent due to the strengthening of the Thai baht.

July 29, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices decreased 1-2 percent as new inquiries for white rice were quiet.

For all FAS GAIN Reports on Thailand go to: https://gain.fas.usda.gov