Thailand

Nov 7th, 2017

Chinese Anti-Dumping Policy For The Global Suppliers Of Polymers

The suppliers from Thailand, Malaysia and the Republic of Korea sell polyformaldehyde copolymer to China at knock-down a price, which is significantly detrimental to the local industry. On establishing the fact of dumping from these countries, the Ministry of Commerce of China announced the decision of imposing anti-dumping duties on polyformaldehyde copolymer imports from these […]...

Oct 31st, 2017

Ban On Paraquat and Chlorpyrifos across the Globe Will Be Devastating For Chinese Pesticide Production

Thailand is going to inhibit the use of paraquat and chlorpyrifos pesticides in 2019. The Ministry of Agriculture of Thailand has already stated that it will join other countries that have banned the use of these pesticides after the current chlorpyrifos and paraquat licenses expire. For the present, 50 countries have banned this chemical, as […]...

Aug 30th, 2016

Factors impacting global natural rubber production

The global natural rubber market has been significantly over-saturated since 2011. In 2011, the surplus amounted to about 220 thousand tons. In 2015 natural rubber excess supply was 140 thousand tons. According to the studies of RnRMarketResearch, the market flooding will grow because of the increasing areas of plantations, the stagnant growth of the industry […]...

Jul 15th, 2010

French Bean Accounts for 55% of Vietnam Exported Bean Volumes

Vietnam joined the WTO in January 2007 following more than a decade-long negotiation process. WTO membership has provided Vietnam an anchor to the global market and reinforced the domestic economic reform process. Agriculture’s share of economic output has continued to shrink. In Vietnam agriculture accounts for 22% of GDP, 30% of exports and 70% of […]...

Jan 8th, 2009

PTTAR Thailand To Start Benzene Installations In Late January

Due to mechanical failure in early December, Thailand PTTAR plans to restart Map Ta Phut device No. 2 in late January;  the 3rd device has been in normal routine maintaince since mid-December. The two sets of devices pure benzene production capacity is 467,000 ton/year and 363,000 ton/year respectively. Source: Global Network of Polyurethane...

Dec 29th, 2008

Asian Spot Rubber Prices Rose On December 15

Comprehensive news on December 16, Asian spot rubber prices rose on December 15 thus trading volume remained light. In October The International Rubber Association (IRCo) cut 215,000 tons of production. TOCOM rubber futures market provides further support to rally rubber spot prices. Phuket, Though the traders said that trading volume remained light, the inquiry of […]...

Dec 16th, 2008

Thailand And The Two Neighboring Countries Will Discuss Measures To Support Rubber Prices

Thailand weights the two neighboring countries request. Indonesia and Malaysia are eager to support rubber prices. Thai Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Secretary points out that they take the views of opponents into consideration and discuss the problem with Indonesia and Malaysia. Indonesia and Malaysia are world second and third largest natural rubber producing countries. According […]...