Fact Sheet: Thailand - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Bangkok
  • Population (millions): 64.7
  • Total area: 510,890 km2
  • Currency: Baht
  • Language (s): Thai

Economic Facts 2013

  • GDP ($ billions): 399.3
  • GDP per capita ($): 5,852
  • GDP growth (%): 2.9
  • Inflation (%): 2.2
  • Unemployment (%): 0.7

Key Opportunities

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture and processed food
  • Defence and security
  • Education
  • Information and communications technologies
  • Sustainable technologies

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment Promotion Initiatives

  • Canada-ASEAN Business Council

 

Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2013
Canada’s merchandise exports to Thailand$757
Canada’s merchandise imports from Thailand$2,636.5
Canadian investment in Thailand$188
Thai investment in Canada$9