Non-FTA Items to See Tariff Cut

The Bangkok Customs Department hopes to decrease non-FTA tariff which currently stays around 80% to a 20% in order to drive local competition.Already, Thailand has eliminated import tariffs in participating in multilateral and bilateral trade agreements, such as the Asean Free Trade Area (Afta) and the World Trade Agreement. Once submitted, the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) will determine the proposal’s approval. Read more: