CLMVT Forum 2019 Promote Thailand to be New Value Chain Hub of Asia
CLMVT Forum 2019
Promote Thailand to be New Value Chain Hub of Asia
During June 23-24, 2019, at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel, General Prayut Chan-ocha, Prime Minister, presided over opening ceremony and gave a special speech at the CLMVT Forum 2019 on the topic CLMVT as the New Value Chain Hub of Asia. The event was organized by the Ministry of Commerce and other 11 partner organizations.
CLMVT Forum 2019 aims to develop CLMVT, which consisting of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand, to be new value chain hub of Asia. CLMVT, which are considered one of the most interesting trading and investment countries in Asia and the world, have favorable factors such as strategic location, modern infrastructure and abundant natural resources. Therefore, CLMVT region possesses unique investment potential and can create investment opportunities for ASEAN and the world, prepare for new business opportunities to be emerged in this region as well as strengthen and develop in-depth economic connection and coordination of value chain in the region. On June 23, 2019, Miss Chutima Bunyapraphasara, Deputy Minister of Commerce, honorary presided over a seminar Visionary Speech : Are the US and China doomed to enmity? In addition, there were many interesting seminar topics presented by speakers who are internationally-renowned experts and famous business persons who jointly shared their knowledge and visions in order to determine the policy and direction for future success of the region together. This event received attention from various government and private agencies from CLMVT member countries and the Thai Gem and Jewelry Traders Association, represented by Ms. Apinya Phornchindarak, Director Public Relations, and Mrs. Prathana Phasurakul, Director, also attended the event.