Population

69.03 million (2017) 

Official language

Thai 

Currency

Thai baht (฿) 

Official statistics office
National Statistics Office 

Annual book fairs
Bangkok International Book Fair coincides with National Book Fair and is held over 11 days in March/April, organised by PUBAT. 

VAT on books
0% for books and 7% on eBooks 

Fixed book price system
Yes

Useful Articles/Resources

Useful Contacts

British Council
Email: info@britishcouncil.or.th 
Tel: 02 657 5678 

Department for International Trade
Email: Thailand.dit@fco.gov.uk 
Tel: +66 (0) 2 305 8333 

Ravipa ChongveruwonTrade & InvestmentBangkok
Email:  ravipa.chongveruwon@fco.gov.uk 

Nipapat HamiltonTrade & Investment ManagerBangkok
Email: nipapat.hamilton@fco.gov.uk  

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