Floods To Hit Autos, Tourism And Retail Hardest

December 2011
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Dec2011, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p3
Country Report
The article focuses on the effects of flood on the gross domestic product (GDP) growth in Thailand in 2011. As stated, adverse effects of flood can be seen on production of rice and also on tourism industry in Bangkok. It is reported that in provinces near Bangkok companies like Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Toyota Motor Thailand Co. Ltd., and Ford Thailand are forced to shut down their operations.


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