DITP Holds Thai SELECT Showcase to promote Ready-to-Eat Products, Increasing Trade Opportunities on Both Offline and Online Platform
Mr. Somdet Suchomboon, Director-General of the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), revealed that DITP holds the parallel Thai SELECT Pavilion and activities to promote and increase recognition of “Thai SELECT” symbol at THAIFEX – ANUGA ASIA 2020 “The Hybrid Edition.”
At the Pavilion, 5 Thai Food Processors that are awarded Thai Select (Product Category) are showcasing their products and entering business negotiation, namely, S&P Syndicate Public Company Limited, Tastemaker Company Limited, Total Food (Thailand) Company Limited, Thai roong rueng Chili Sauce Company Limited and Thai Ha Public Company Limited.
Department of International Trade Promotion features both the Thai SELECT exhibition and the showcase of over 500 food products that receive “Thai SELECT” symbol, as well as the 2020 Thai SELECT symbol awarding ceremony to the processors and manufacturers of ready-made Thai food products, including Thai Ready-to-cook and Ready-to-eat products, Thai curry paste, seasonings and desserts to promote and endorse the trusted quality of Thai food that meet the needs of both consumers and the world market.
Currently, there are 611 products from 54 companies awarded “Thai SELECT” symbol. Besides, the zone also features cooking demonstrations by well-known chefs in Thailand such as Chef Fang- Natthapong Nochuvech, Chef Huto – Chetphuchit Takingsak, Chef Toey-Phatcha Kalayanamit, Chef Prae-Natcha Tananuchitikun and Chef Ohmmie – Attthapon Thongsrima, who will cook dishes from Thai SELECT products specially for this event,” stated Mr. Somdet.
In addition, DITP also holds Thai SELECT Virtual Trade Show as part of THAIFEXporter Virtual Trade Show, aiming to increase opportunities and trade negotiation channels between Thai food business operators and global buyers while facilitating those interested who cannot attend the trade show in-person to conveniently visit the booth and schedule real-time online business negotiations with the participating exhibitors on the website www.thaifex-vts.com. For more information, those interested can contact Office of Agricultural and Industrial Trade Promotion at 02 507 8333 or Hotline 1169.