Thailand is one of the most successful emerging economies in South East Asia, with a population of over 67.5 million. Listed as the 23rd largest country in the world in terms of export volume, Thailand is a hub for exporting electronic products, automobiles (cars and vehicles) and petroleum. Thailand ranks as twenty-ninth most complex on the Economic Complexity Index.
Thailand is particularly well-known for its growing motorcycle and commercial vehicle export industry. A major trading partner in terms of both imports and exports for Thailand is China, which is also one of the world’s largest trading economies.
Thailand: Exports Profile
|Textiles, footwear, fishery products, rice, rubber, jewelry, automobiles, computers and electrical appliances|
Hong Kong 5.7%,
Australia 4.3% (2012 est.)|