IMPORT/EXPORT  Thailand posts surplus  of $4.03 bn in February 

Economy March 22, 2019 01:00

By The Nation

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Thailand recorded US$21.55 billion in exports last month, up 5.9 per cent from the same month last year, according to Commerce Ministry reports yesterday.



 

Imports in February totalled US$17.51 billion, down 10 per cent from the same month last year. resulting in a trade surplus of US$4.03 billion. 

In baht term, exports in February amounted to Bt678.5 billion, up 5.5 per cent from the same month last year. Import in February totalled Bt558.77 billion, dropping 10.4 per cent from the same month last year, resulting in a trade surplus of Bt119.73 billion for the month, the reports said. 

In the first months of this year, Thailand’s export growth 0.16 per cent, the ministry said.