Doing Business in Thailand (Agro-Food Products)

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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

Growing Markets for U.S. Agricultural Exports: Vietnam, Thailand, and Burma

October 11, 2019

Vietnam, Thailand, and Burma (Myanmar) are part of the fastest developing region in the world and account for roughly 221 million of Southeast Asia’s population.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

October 11, 2019

Rice export prices declined around 2 percent as supplies of new-crop white rice are entering the market.

Cotton: World Markets and Trade

October 10, 2019

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 cotton.

Grain: World Markets and Trade

October 10, 2019

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 grains.

Oilseeds: World Markets and Trade

October 10, 2019

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.

World Agricultural Production

October 10, 2019

Monthly report on crop acreage, yield and production in major countries worldwide. Sources include reporting from FAS’s worldwide offices, official statistics of foreign governments….

Livestock and Poultry: World Markets and Trade

October 10, 2019

This biannual report, published in April and October, report includes data on U.S. and global trade, production, consumption and stocks, as well as analysis of developments affecting world trade…

Thailand: Food Service – Hotel Restaurant Institutional

October 7, 2019

This report contains information about Thailand’s food service industry.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

October 4, 2019

Rice export prices remain unchanged as traders are waiting for MY2019/20 main crop white rice supplies which will enter the market in the next couple of weeks.

Thailand: Sugar Semi-annual

October 3, 2019

Sugarcane production in MY2019/20 is forecast to decline by 6 percent from MY2018/19’s level, which will reduce sugar production to 13.5 MMT.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

October 3, 2019

Rice export prices declined 1 to 3 percent due to the lack of new inquiries and less concerns about exchange rate volatility and the impact of dry spell and flooding….

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

October 2, 2019

Rice export prices remain unchanged at high levels due to the concerns about current exchange rate volatility.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

September 13, 2019

Rice export prices remain unchanged due to quiet trading activities.

Thailand: Thailand’s Price Subsidy Programs for Rice and Oil Palm Farmers

September 11, 2019

The Cabinet agreed to allocate a budget of 60.36 billion baht (U.S. $1.98 billion) for three agricultural price subsidy programs for small rice and oil palm farmers.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

September 9, 2019

Rice export prices remain unchanged as exporters are concerned about current exchange rate volatility.

Thailand: Poultry and Products Annual

September 4, 2019

Thailand’s chicken production, domestic consumption, and exports are expected to further grow in 2019 and 2020.

Thailand: Grain and Feed Update

September 4, 2019

While a dry spell caused marginal damage on rice and corn production in MY2019/20, the impact of fall armyworm infestation adversely affected corn production to a greater extent.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

August 30, 2019

Rice export prices declined by 2 percent due to a lack of new inquiries and a slowdown in the contracted large-volume shipments.

Quarterly Agricultural Export Forecast

August 29, 2019

FAS provides summaries of the latest USDA quarterly forecasts for U.S. trade in agricultural products and a link to the joint FAS/ERS publication Outlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

August 23, 2019

Rice export prices further increased 3 percent due mainly to strong export demand for new-crop white rice to Malaysia.

 

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

August 16, 2019

Rice export prices further increased 1 percent as exporters are fulfilling contracted shipments of old-crop white and parboiled rice to African countries.

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

August 12, 2019

Thailand: Rice Price – Weekly

August 2, 2019

Rice export prices increased around 1 percent due to the strengthening Thai baht.

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