Merchandise Exports in Thailand
Merchandise exports from Thailand were worth USD 284.9 billion in 2022, compared to USD 227.5 billion ten years earlier and averaged USD 239.1 billion over the past decade. For more exports information, visit our dedicated page.
Thailand Merchandise Exports Chart
Thailand Merchandise Exports Data
|Merchandise Exports (USD bn)||251.0||242.7||226.9||270.7||284.9|
|Merchandise Exports (ann. var. %)||7.6||-3.3||-6.5||19.3||5.2|
Merchandise exports increase at a more moderate pace in September
Merchandise exports rose 2.1% year-on-year in September, on the heels of August’s 2.6% rise. Meanwhile, merchandise imports declined 8.3% over the same month last year in September (August: -12.8% yoy). As a result, the merchandise trade balance improved from the previous month, recording a USD 2.1 billion surplus in September (August 2023: USD 0.4 billion surplus; September 2022: USD 0.5 billion deficit). Lastly, the trend improved, with the 12-month trailing merchandise trade balance recording a USD 8.0 billion deficit in September, compared to the USD 10.6 billion deficit in August.
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