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Thailand is an export-heavy country with a strong industrial sector.

There’s not much the land of a thousand smiles doesn’t manufacture.

Despite its frequent political problems, the economy remains stable and the Thai Baht remains strong.

UK Imports from Thailand

Total Value:

£2.4 billion / 0.51% of all UK Imports

Top 5 Imports are:

  1. Meat & Meat Preparations
  2. Jewellery
  3. Miscellaneous Electrical Goods 
  4. Clothing
  5. General Industrial Machinery 

UK Exports to Thailand

Total Value:

£1.2 billion / 0.40% of all UK Exports

Top 5 Exports are:

  1. Miscellaneous Electrical Goods
  2. Cars
  3. Pulp & Waste Paper
  4. Metal Ores & Scrap
  5. General Industrial Machinery

Key Facts about
🇹🇭 Thailand:

Local UK Business Group:

The British Chamber of Commerce Thailand

23rd Floor, M Thai Tower, All Seasons Place, 87 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330

Tel: +66 (0) 2651-5350-1


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