A worker passes a China Shipping Group container at a depot in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Bloomberg A worker passes a China Shipping Group container at a depot in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Bloomberg
A worker passes a China Shipping Group container at a depot in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Bloomberg
Thailand

With China in background, Thailand shrugs off US suspension of duty-free tariffs

  • The US is to suspend duty-free tariffs it says are worth US$817 million following a disagreement over Thailand’s ban on American pork
  • Thailand has downplayed the move’s impact. While its exports and tourism driven economy has been hit by Covid-19, China has give it a recent boost

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A worker passes a China Shipping Group container at a depot in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Bloomberg A worker passes a China Shipping Group container at a depot in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Bloomberg
A worker passes a China Shipping Group container at a depot in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Bloomberg
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