By The Nation
The index touched a high of 1,397.69 and a low of 1,355.63 in the day's trading.
The top ten stocks with the highest trade values were AOT, BAM, CRC, PTT, KBANK, GULF, ADVANC, BDMS, CPALL, and SCB.
Elsewhere in Asia, Japan’s Nikkei index closed at 21,948.23, down 477.96 points, or 2.13 per cent.
China’s Shanghai SE Composite index closed at 2,991.33, up 3.40 points, or 0.11 per cent, while Shenzhen SE Component index closed at 11,534.02, up 36.47 points, or 0.32 per cent.
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index closed at 26,778.62, up 82.13 points, or 0.31 per cent.
South Korea’s KOSPI index closed at 2,054.89, down 21.88 points, or 1.05 per cent.
Taiwan’s TAIEX index closed at 11,292.17, down 141.45 points, or 1.24 per cent.