Department of Foreign Trade to organize “Open House” for SEZs


BANGKOK – The Department of Foreign Trade will on February 29th host an “Open House” event to introduce Thailand’s special economic zones.

The event will be held at Siam Paragon, according to Duangporn Rodphaya, Director-General of the Department of Foreign Trade. She said the event would showcase Thailand’s readiness in establishing special economic zones, hoping to build investors’ confidence.

She said the department would take this opportunity to make public that Thailand is ready to become trade and investment hub of the ASEAN region and the world.

Ms Duangporn said ambassadors of 9 different countries had already accepted the invitation while expecting the event to welcome more than 1,000 Thai and foreign investors.

Meanwhile on March 1st-2nd, Foreign Trade Department officials will pay a visit to a special economic zone in Sa Kaeo to witness business negotiations between Thai and Cambodian businesspersons.