Better data needed to help farmers

DEUNDEN NIKOMBORIRAK TIPPATRAI SAELAWONG The food industry is one of the most important business sectors of the Thai economy. This is because it is “home grown” rather than “imported”. Its long domestic value chain from farms to the food processing industry and then on to food transportation and export businesses means a large part of […]

Australia urges more trade liberalisation under TAFTA

 LIKASIT PONGPA-NGAN PETCHANET PRATRUANGKRAI AUSTRALIA is keen on liberalisation of the trade in agricultural products and professional services after the Thailand-Australia Free Trade Agreement (TAFTA) has been in effect for 10 years, while foreseeing strong trade growth between the two nations. At an Australia-Thailand Business Forum yesterday, Greg Wallis, Australia’s senior trade commissioner to Thailand, […]