Bracing For A Slowdown

January 2009
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2009, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p1
Country Report
The article reports on the effect of global financial crises and inflation on the economic activities in Thailand. Due to significant trade headwinds, political turmoil and turbulent financial markets, Thailand's Q308 gross domestic product data has come down to 4.0% on year-on-year basis. It is also reported that the manufacturing output growth was logged at 4.6% y-o-y in September 2008, the slowest pace of expansion in 15 months.


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