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Tightened loans, trade row hit car sales

August 23, 2019
Thailand's automotive industry expects cloudy sentiment the next few months as it suffers from myriad negative factors like restricted auto loan approvals from banks and an intense trade war between the US and China, says the Federation of Thai Industries.

Lower car sales on the cards

August 19, 2019
Overall car sales are expected to contract throughout the third quarter of 2019 after figures in July remained in the red for a second straight month, attributed to financial institutions tightening their car loan conditions in line with the Bank of Thailand's warning, say local distributors.

Honda to move Accord hybrid production from Japan to Thailand

August 8, 2019
TOKYO -- Honda Motor will shift Japanese production of its Accord hybrid sedan to Thailand, where it wants to take advantage of tax incentives for manufacturing greener cars, according to sources.

FTI gloom over car sales amid strict loans

July 19, 2019
The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) forecasts local car sales to decline in the next few months, blaming strict loan approvals from financial institutions and bearish economic sentiment.

Thailand Industry Expo 2019

July 17, 2019
Mr. Adisak Rohitasune, Acting President of Thailand Automotive Institute was honorably invited to the opening ceremony of The 6th Thailand Industry Expo 2019 under the concept of "Synergy for Success" organized by the Ministry of Industry to create the synergy to evolve the industry to the future which reflects the perspective and change of government sector to integrate cooperation from all sectors to drive the country to become Thailand 4.0 by Mr. Suriya Jungrungreangkit, Minister of Industry gave an honor to preside over the opening ceremony and visited the exhibition of technology and innovations at the event, along with Mr. Pasu Loharjun, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Industry (MOI), Mr. Kobchai Sungsitthisawad, Director-General of the Department of Industrial Promotion (DIP), the MOI management team and event organizer supporters at the Challenger Building 2-3, IMPACT, Muang Thong Thani.

TAI and NADDC, Nigeria organized a seminar “Nigeria, a gateway to Africa: New business opportunity for Thai automotive industry”

June 26, 2019
On 26th June 2019, Mr. Adisak Rohitasune, Acting President of Thailand Automotive Institute (TAI) gave a warm welcome to National Automotive Design Development Council (NADDC) which was formed by merger of The National Automotive Council (NAC) and the Centre for Automotive Design and Development (CADD), as an agency or a parastatal of Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment (FMITI) of Nigeria to join a seminar “Nigeria, a gateway to Africa: New business opportunity for Thai automotive industry” by the coordination and support from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
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