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

June 14, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Biofuels Annual
Thailand doubled its target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in COP26. The Thai government has yet to finalize the new biofuel consumption targets. Biofuel consumption in 2021 and 2022 is still far below current targets due to the prolonged outbreak of COVID-19 and the slow economic recovery after the pandemic caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

June 10, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices decreased one percent due to the weakening of the Thai baht.

June 8, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Grain and Feed Update
Post expects MY2022/23 rice production to recover from MY2021/22 due to available water supply and abundant precipitation. MY2021/22 and MY2022/23 feed wheat imports could benefit from the temporary removal of restrictive import measures from May 10 to July 31, 2022.

June 8, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices remain unchanged despite the weakening of the Thai baht.

June 2, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices increased 1-7 percent due to the strengthening of the Thai baht.

May 26, 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.

May 20, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices decreased 1-2 percent due to the weakening of the Thai baht.

May 13, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Rice export prices increased around 1 percent from the previous week due to strong demand for white and parboiled Thai rice.

May 12, 2022
World Production, Markets, and Trade Report
Oilseeds: World Markets and Trade
This monthly report includes data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade in oilseeds.

May 6, 2022
Attaché Report (GAIN)
Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly
Export prices of white rice increased 7-8 percent from the previous week despite a further weakening of the Thai baht.

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