Doing Business in Thailand

QAD

Once known as Siam, Thailand became a constitutional monarchy in 1932. Thailand is the only Southeast Asian country not colonized by a European power. Thailand borders the Andaman Sea and the Gulf of Thailand. Manufacturing in Thailand. Thailand imported $203.2

Dealing with the Climate in Your Thailand Warehouse Design

Logistics Bureau

In general, design considerations for warehouses in Thailand differ little from anywhere else in the world. For example, while not unique to this country, issues such as heat and high humidity must be allowed for in many aspects supply chain operation in Thailand, warehouse design included. Either way, for warehouses in Thailand that house largely manual operations, adding some form of climate control will make a marked difference to productivity.

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Flash Group raises $150M, becomes Thailand’s first unicorn

The Supply Chain Journal

Thailand-based Flash Group, a logistics startup also known as Flash Express, announced this week it has raised $150 million in a Series D extension and Series E round. Flash Group has not specified a timeline for expanding beyond Thailand.

Thailand Ecommerce Logistics for ASEAN Enterprises: Should You Go Local?

Logistics Bureau

The ecommerce market in Thailand has never been healthier and all the signs indicate huge potential for growth in the next few years. With the Thai government’s Thailand 4.0 Statistic: By 2022, Thailand’s ecommerce market is expected to be worth around $5.8 That said though, there are some generic pros and cons of local versus cross-border strategies for ecommerce logistics in Thailand. Relative simplicity compared to starting a new operation within Thailand.

AstraZeneca Vaccine Faces More Supply Hurdles, Now From Thailand

Supply Chain Brain

AstraZeneca Plc’s COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing partner in Southeast Asia has missed a delivery target in Thailand and shipments to other countries in the region have been delayed, the latest setback for a shot that was meant to be the backbone of the global inoculation effort

Innovative Approaches to Supply Chain Risk

Kinaxis

This scenario played out for thousands of companies after the Japan earthquake, the Thailand floods and numerous other smaller scale disasters. Inventory management Supply chain risk management IBM Japan Natural disaster Risk management Supply chain Taiwan Thailand by John Westerveld Imagine yourself in this scenario; You wake up at the usual time, and over coffee, you review the news. As you flip through the articles on your iPad, you see it. A major earthquake in Taiwan.

Power Problems in Thailand Highlight Need for Supply Chain Software

RFgen

The latest example of how data collection systems can help companies mitigate supply chain risks comes from Thailand. Writing for Forbes, supply chain professional Jon Bovit recently noted that the amount of natural gas coming into Thailand from Myanmar is expected to drop precipitously at the beginning of April. The post Power Problems in Thailand Highlight Need for Supply Chain Software appeared first on RFgen.

Should You Move Manufacturing From China to Thailand?

Insights Solutions Global

So why do these companies ultimately choose Thailand? Is Thailand a place that irreplaceable? The post Should You Move Manufacturing From China to Thailand? It is true that the cost of investing in China is increasing, and it is a reasonable practice for companies to withdraw from the Chinese market. appeared first on Insight Solutions Global. Insight

Should You Move Manufacturing From China to Thailand?

Insights Solutions Global

So why do these companies ultimately choose Thailand? Is Thailand a place that irreplaceable? It is true that the cost of investing in China is increasing, and it is a reasonable practice for companies to withdraw from the Chinese market.

Top 10 eCommerce Marketplaces in Thailand

Vinculum

There is a lot more to Thailand than just pristine beaches and holiday hotspots. Largely a nation that depended on its exports, Thailand has seen its fair share of ups and downs owing to military coups and near recession like situations in the last decade. Lazada Thailand.

Thailand Distribution Network Design: Should You Optimise or Wait?

Logistics Bureau

Big changes are on the cards for Thailand’s transportation infrastructure, assuming the government’s plans to upgrade road and rail networks between now and 2022 come to fruition. No doubt if you rely on a distribution network to supply customers in Thailand, you have been keeping an interested eye on developments, as at some point, they may provide opportunities to reduce logistics costs for your business. Statistic: Thailand’s planned infrastructure upgrade is worth US$25.2

Ecommerce in Thailand – A complete guide to sellers

Vinculum

As big brands are increasingly moving into the Southeast Asian markets, Thailand is fast becoming one of the primary countries of interest. According to a survey conducted by Global Web Index, Thailand boasts of over 50 million internet users, most of them between the ages of 16 to 64 years.

Elephant in the Room: Thoughts on Metrics That Matter in Semiconductor and Hard Disk Drives

Kinaxis

Reliance on suppliers beyond the US borders has extended the length of the supply chain, and opened it up to significantly more risk, as demonstrated by the impact of the Thailand flooding on both the Semiconductor and HDD segments. Demand management Inventory management Supply chain collaboration Supply chain management Broadcom Hard Disk Drive Inventory OEM Original equipment manufacturer Semiconductor Supply chain Thailand by CJ Wehlage.

Thailand and Philippines set to boost Jafza investment

Logistics Middle East

Business delegates from Thailand and the Philippines set to boost Jafza investment

DP World and Thailand discuss UAE investment

Logistics Middle East

DP World Chairman and CEO and deputy prime minister of Thailand explore the potential for DP World to contribute in the country?s s economic growth

Thailand Courts Foreign Investment, While Leadership Questions Remain

Supply Chain Brain

Those were among the phrases that officials voiced at a recent seminar in Bangkok organized by the Thailand Board of Investment (BOI). Thailand’s rulers, led by Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, are waging an all-out campaign to attract foreign investment to the country’s infrastructure and industrial sectors. It’s part of a wildly ambitious plan to supercharge the economy and transform Thailand into a major, modernized force in Southeast Asia over the next 20 years.

HAPM Magna Moves to the Cloud with QAD Adaptive ERP

QAD

HAPM Magna Seating System (Thailand) is a global automotive supplier and leader in the seat adjusting mechanism industry. in Thailand and Magna International in Canada.

Most Asia-Pacific consumers unhappy with delivery experiences

BluJay Solutions

BluJay Solutions, a global provider of supply chain applications, has launched a new report ‘The Delivery Experience,’ which surveyed more than 7,000 consumers across APAC, including Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia.

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The path to recovery from COVID-19 – LogiSYM August 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

This analysis focuses on four Southeast Asian economies: Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia. Thailand. To a certain extent, this shows the adaptability of the logistics industry in Thailand, responding to the disruptions caused by COVID-19.

Webinar: Supply Chain Mapping Insights

Resilinc

Despite numerous supply-chain upheavals inflicted by disasters in the last decade — including the eruption of a volcano in Iceland, the Japanese earthquake and tsunami, Thailand floods, and Hurricanes Maria and Harvey — most companies still found themselves unprepared for the Covid-19 pandemic.

Mountains and the Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

Details and Booking Thailand: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Bangkok) . Details and Booking Australia: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Sydney and Melbourne) . Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne. Email: robyrne@logisticsbureau.com. Phone: +61 417 417 307. Free Logistics and Supply Chain Events Videos

How To Overcome Supply Chain Disruption

GlobalTranz

A virus in China disrupts auto manufacturing in Detroit , or a flood in Thailand takes out a cluster of research and production facilities. Supply chain disruption is a fact of life for every company that moves any type of product.

A chat with Scott Phillips

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Whilst I am Australian born, I was fortunate to have had an educational background spanning 3 continents, Australia, Thailand/Singapore and Denmark. Global Supply Chain & Sourcing Director for ECCO Global Shoe Production & Sourcing.

The Logistics of Logistics Podcast with Joe Lynch

The Logistics of Logistics

Joe began his career as an automotive design engineer and eventually was promoted to program launch manager for Jeeps built in Thailand and China. The Logistics of Logistics with Joe Lynch.

The Daily Dash: Good May for Old Dominion

The Supply Chain Journal

Flash Group raises $150M, becomes Thailand’s first unicorn. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem. In today’s edition, we highlight a strong report for Old Dominion, an interesting sustainability study and more. The High Five.

Overcoming the 5 Supply Chain Barriers that Threaten the Growth of Renewable Energy

CH Robinson Logistics

The majority of solar equipment manufacturers are in China, Vietnam, Thailand, and Malaysia. Renewables are expected to account for 90% of new power generation globally through 2022.

‘Just so big’: China’s outsize role in trade at Texas border crossings

The Supply Chain Journal

Laredo’s other top trading partners were Japan, Nicaragua, Malaysia, Germany and Thailand, according to U.S. China is the predominant country, but we see products from Japan, Thailand and Vietnam,” Oltikar said.

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“Best” E-commerce Distribution Network for 2025 [Infographic]

CHAINalytics

Using the 2025 estimated population for China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand (approx. Are you looking to (re)design your APAC supply chain to keep up with growing e-commerce demand? The “best” distribution network depends on your business strategy.

The Cost to Serve Bangkok Customers… And Why it Matters

Logistics Bureau

In this short article, I’m going to explain why not knowing the cost to serve (CTS) is a mistake that could be limiting the profitability of your business operations in Thailand. You see, the costs you incur in running your supply chain make up a significant part of your overall business expenses, and in Thailand, there are plenty of logistics challenges that, left unaddressed, may be costing more than you realise. Thailand Cost to Serve Analysis: What it Can Reveal.

Ringing in the New Year: 2021’s Global Logistics Outlook

CH Robinson Logistics

For example, some significant changes were made to the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) recently, most notably that certain Thailand-origin goods are no longer GSP eligible as of December 1, 2020. It’s safe to say that 2020 will not be a year easily forgotten.

Global Logistics—January 2016

Inbound Logistics

sign liberalized air transport deal; global manufacturers shift production to Bangladesh, Thailand, Korea and Vietnam

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Introducing Inside the Founders’ Studio

The Logistics of Logistics

Joe began his career as an automotive design engineer and eventually rose to program launch manager for Jeeps built in Thailand and China. Introducing Inside the Founders’ Studio. Ryan Schreiber and Joe Lynch are launching a new podcast called Inside the Founders Studio.

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Single Window Trade Exchange with Axway B2Bi Across South East Asia (ASEAN)

Axway

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN ) is a regional organization consisting of 10 member states: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.

Don’t risk falling behind: 3 things you can do to start mastering analytics

AIMMS

PTT , Thailand’s largest oil and gas company, leveraged analytics for network optimization using an AIMMS App. In today’s business environment, you can’t remain competitive without mastering analytics. S till, most companies are “not very far” when it comes to implementing analytics and garnering benefits from data, as a recent survey from CSCMP suggests.

Selecting a 3PL – 8 Things the Great 3PLs Do

The Logistics of Logistics

Joe has successfully launched cars in China and Thailand. Click to register for this free webinar: Selecting a 3PL: 8 Things the Great 3PLs Do (Wednesday, February 12, 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm). Companies with logistics needs are increasingly using 3rd party logistics providers (3PLs). Contracting with a 3PL is a great choice as long as you pick the right 3PL. The right 3PL can save your company money, improve service and generally make life easier.

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