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July 31, 2015Thaitrade.com numbers soar

DITP Director-General Nuntawan Sakuntanaga revealed that the demand for Thai products in international markets is high and that consumers are now increasingly doing their online shopping. more info...

July 31, 2015Thai rice to expand exports to the US

Thai products attracted much interest at the Summer Fancy Food Show, which took place in New York from June 28 to 30, announced the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP). more info...

July 31, 2015Thai designer clothing brand 'iCONiC' by Akrawut Panthumvanich featured at Concordia Ball

Thai designer clothing brand iCoNic by Akrawut Panthumvanich was featured at the 2015 Concordia Ball, which took place under the theme 'EAST meets WEST' on June 19 in Vienna. more info...

July 31, 2015DITP hosts DEmark Show 2015

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP) hosted the 8th Design Excellence Award or DEmark 2015 at the Siam Paragon Mall, Bangkok from July 2 to 8, under the theme ‘Touch of Design’. more info...

July 31, 2015Taking footwear to new heights

'Just In Case' winner of this year's Design Excellent Award from the Department of International Trade Promotion, the Thai brand's tailor-made shoe-in-shoe features a smart leather chunky heel and a ballet flat upper made from wool textile and leather and designed to be more flexible and durable for walking on any surface. more info...

July 28, 2015Thai firms join 24 foreign firms at Yangon business matching event

Two Thai firms joined a business-matching event in Yangon last week, which was attended by 24 Japanese corporations and 13 Myanmar companies. The aim was to introduce business partners to customers in response to their requirements and business strategies. more info...

July 28, 2015Eco-chic living, the Thai way

Thai handicrafts have long been recognised for their high level of craftsmanship passed down for generations. Now firms are combining ethnic Thai handicrafts with contemporary design to make functional, sophisticated home interior items. Modern Thai interior design products are now being showcased in Seoul for the first time in a dedicated exhibition. "Live Chic in Thai Style", which presents home interior products from 15 design companies in Thailand, including furniture, tableware and ornaments. (Featured wooden furniture by Thai brand Deesawat) more info...

July 24, 2015The unique fragrance and silky smooth texture, Thai Hom Mali Rice is now available for sampling at 200 Costco locations

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July 23, 20152nd Thailand-Vietnam JTC meeting: bilateral trade to be increased to 20 billion USD

The second meeting of the Joint Trade Committee (JTC) of Thailand and Vietnam has concluded with both countries agreeing to increase bilateral trade to 20 billion US dollars within five years' time. more info...

July 23, 20152015 Thai rice export predicted at 9.5 million tons

Thai rice exports for the entire year of 2015 is expected to reach 9.5 million tons, while the drought disaster has helped in the release of in-stock rice to feed international market's high demand, says the Thai Rice Exporters Association President. more info...

July 23, 2015Phuket kicks off ‘Innovation OTOP Phuket’ campaign

Phuket Province has initiated the Innovation OTOP Phuket campaign in cooperation with related agencies, to push forward local floral products. more info...

July 23, 2015"Health City, Community Lifestyle" fair generates almost 10 million baht

The government's "Health City, Community Lifestyle" fair had accumulated 59,111 visitors and generated about 10 million baht in revenue over the course of its first two weeks, as it continues into the final week. more info...

July 23, 2015Going Nuts for Healthy Snacks

Heritage Snacks and Food. Established in 1986, the Thai company now operates in eight countries and exports to over 60 countries globally, producing and managing several brands that range from nuts, juices, dried fruit and berries to vermicelli and popcorn. more info...

July 21, 2015Cashing in on care

With owners of domestic animals now spending millions of baht on their furry friends every year, designers are turning to their drawing boards to come up with innovative pet-friendly accessories. Read the full article to learn more about uniquely designed pet products from Thailand. (Featured product by Mha Dog and Living) more info...

July 20, 2015Thai Food and Beverage Products to be Promoted at Major Supermarkets in the U.S.

Free samples of tasty Thai and beverage products to be available at participating stores. Think Exotic Taste, Think THAILAND. more info...