Thailand

Thailand purchased a record $1.6 billion in food and agricultural products from the United States during the 2014 fiscal year, making it the 15th-largest U.S. export market. Top products included soybeans and soybean meal, cotton, and prepared foods. Overall, U.S. agricultural exports to Thailand have grown by 77 percent over the past five years. The United States is Thailand's top supplier, with a 16-percent market share

Data & Analysis

March 3, 2015
The Thai Cabinet increased domestic palm oil supplies for cooking by at least 110,000 metric tons in February 2015 thru imports and a reduction in biodiesel mandates.
February 27, 2015
Export prices are steady due to light trading ahead of an expected government tender announcement in the week of March 2. Sources indicate the upcoming tender is likely to include only white rice.
February 20, 2015
Export prices declined only around 1 percent due to lower-than-expected sales of government stocks. A new government tender for 1 million metric tons is expected by February 27.