Country Analysis Report: Thailand, In-depth PESTLE Insights
Thailand’s economy is struggling to gain momentum. It performed poorly in 2014 due to weak exports and domestic demand. The tourism industry continues to provide some respite. The National Council for Peace and Order is continuing with the former government’s infrastructure investment plan and aims to increase spending on infrastructure and investments to $81 billion for fiscal year 2015–16.
Features and benefits
Understand how Thailand can be used to plan business investments or market entry through a holistic view of the country.
Gain an understanding of the political situation in Thailand, including key figures in the country and governance indicators.
Understand customer demographics in Thailand through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.
The PESTLE analysis of Thailand identifies issues that affect the country's performance using the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats (SWOT) framework.
The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Thailand, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.
The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Thailand's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment.
Your key questions answered
How does Thailand perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like telecoms and IT, patents, and R&D expenditure trends?
What is the legal structure in Thailand and are the laws conducive to investment?
How does Thailand perform in terms of environmental indicators and its environmental policies?
How does Thailand perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?