On 6 November 2023, Ambassador Arunrung Phothong Humphreys met with Mr. Anders Ahnlid, Director-General of the National Board of Trade of Sweden, and Mr. Erik Merkus, Economic Analysis, Unit for Sustainability and Development Cooperation, at the National Board of Trade office. Mr. Donrawee Waranon, Counsellor, also attended.
During the meeting, various areas of cooperation related to trade between Thailand and Sweden were discussed. These included issues concerning the Thai-EU Free Trade Agreement (Thai-EU FTA) and the initiative aimed at enhancing export opportunities for Thai products to Sweden. The National Board of Trade provides valuable information for exporting Thai products to Sweden and to EU countries through its platform, known as “Open Trade Gate Sweden” (For more information, please visit https://www.kommerskollegium.se/en/open-trade-gate/).