Country Economic Forecasts: Thailand

Content Type
Policy Brief
Institution
Oxford Economics
Abstract
GDP expanded by 11% on the quarter in Q1 in seasonally adjusted terms, recovering strongly after contracting by more than 10% on the same basis in Q4 when flooding decimated the manufacturing sector. But compared with a year earlier, the economy expanded by just 0.3% in Q1, illustrating the scale of the catastrophe.
Topic
Economics, International Trade and Finance, Markets, Foreign Direct Investment, Financial Crisis
Political Geography
Thailand, Southeast Asia