Strategic Business Opportunities in Thailand

Date: 25/04/2019
Time: 09:30 - 12:00
Borough: The Principal Manchester Oxford Street Manchester, Greater Manchester M60 7HA
Contact Name: Megan Lawless
Contact Email:
Contact Telephone: 0161 393 4355

The Board of Investment of Thailand (BOI) invites you to discover strategic business opportunities in Thailand. Located in the centre of Southeast Asia and sharing borders with four ASEAN nations, the country has firmly established itself as a hub for several sectors in the region.


9.30am – 09.45am
Registration and coffee

09.45am – 10.00am
Presentation on export opportunities in ASEAN
Speaker: Geoff Charlesworth, ASEAN Export Specialist, UK-ASEAN Business Council

10.00am – 10.15am
Presentation on support from the Department for International Trade to UK businesses trading with Thailand
Speaker: Philomena Chen, Head of Asia Pacific, Department for International Trade North West

10.15am – 10.30am
Presentation on Business Environment in Thailand
Speaker: Mrs Cherdchan Arunrat, Director BOI (Paris Office)

10.30am – 10.45am
S curve sectors in Thailand: Aviation & logistics, biofuels & biochemicals, digital economy, automation & robotics, medical hub, agricultural & biotechnology, next-generation automotive, food for the future, smart electronics
Speaker: Mrs Cherdchan Arunrat, Director BOI (Paris Office)

  • Investment opportunities
  • Incentives
  • Support provided by the BOI

10.45am – 10.55am

10.55am – 12.00pm
Networking and refreshments

One-to-one meetings with BOI available during the networking time for companies considering setting up in Thailand/Asia.

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NON MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT
MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT

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