Thailand is ready to host the 2022 APEC meeting


Jurin revealed at the APEC ministerial meeting, Thailand opened 4 important issues in economic recovery. Ready to be delivered as a host in 2022

On November 8, 2021, Mr. Jurin Laksanawisit, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Commerce Revealed after the 32nd APEC Minister Meeting 2021 (AMM) that in addition to this meeting There will also be an important meeting of the country’s leaders. along with handing over the hosting of the next meeting to Thailand Next from New Zealand

In addition, he also said in a statement that Thailand continues to rehabilitate its economy in 4 key areas as follows: 1. Due to the change in trade patterns at present, Therefore, the digital trading model has become more and more important. especially during the COVID-19 crisis. Thailand supports the Putrajaya Vision 2040, which focuses on preparing people and businesses for the Digital Economy era, and will join forces with APEC members to drive the Internet and Digital Economy roadmap in the past.

Thailand has used E-Commerce to create trade and investment opportunities, especially with SMEs, which resulted in the value of Thai retail-wholesale through the E-Commerce platform in 2020 reaching 43 billion USD, an increase of 8.7% when compared to the previous year And SMEs can increase trade value by 47.6 billion US dollars, an increase of 13%.

In the past, Thailand has organized activities to promote e-commerce, with important activities such as organizing hybrid trade promotion activities, both online and on-site. which can generate a value of more than 4.7 billion US dollars , Business matching activities, training for SMEs and MSMEs farmers, and moving forward to create a new era of businessmen under the From GEN Z to be CEO project to prepare to grow to become the economic commander for Thailand.

2. Thailand supports the use of the BCG Model to drive the country’s MSMEs. In 2022, hosted by Thailand, APEC will hold a Symposium on this issue because it recognizes that modern trade must go hand in hand with environmental stewardship in order to sustainability

3. Thailand is ready to support regional economic integration through the participation of the private sector, both in the creation of the FTA-AP and the RCEP, which Thailand has ratified by the RCEP on October 28. because he believes that the FTA will help reduce trade barriers Make the region’s economy connect and grow well in the long run.

and 4. Thailand wants to see the success of the MC12 meeting in December, where APEC should play a key role in driving the meeting to achieve its goals. especially in terms of providing people with universal access to vaccines. Establishment of fisheries subsidy rules Reducing distorted agricultural subsidies and the preparation of rules on E-Commerce, which is the key to creating transparency Fair rules for all groups of countries, large or small. and must pay attention to consumer protection as well

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