Surat Thani gears up for Southern International Trade Expo


SURAT THANI, 1 July 2015 – Administrative and defense authorities have convened to discuss security preparations for next month’s trade expo.

The province of Surat Thani will be hosting Southern International Trade Expo between July 23 and 26. During this period, over 100 business operators and high-profile government officials from India and other countries will meet with Thai cabinet members and executives to talk about business opportunities in such areas as rubber industry, investment and tourism.

Surat Thani has also planned to take this opportunity to set in motion the economic cooperation between Surat Thani and India’s port city of Surat and to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the province. The organizers expect the event to help foster the export growth in Southern Thailand and pave the way for Surat Thani to become an international trade and tourism hub.

Southern International Trade Expo will take place at Central Plaza Surat Thani. Business discussions will be held at Diamond Plaza Hotel.