“The shortage of rice and medical masks in the country has caused people to hoard because of the coronavirus,” he explained.
Somdet also said that the trade promotion office in Hong Kong and Thai exporters have had discussions with rice importers in Hong Kong about the demand for rice.
“There is huge demand from Hongkongers, and the office has assured that they will order more from Thailand, as China’s exports have fallen,” he added.
Published : February 10, 2020
By : THE NATION