Ambassador Manasvi and Chairman of the Federation of Thai Industries Met with U.S. Private Sector to Promote Cooperation within APEC Framework

On 24 March 2022, Ambassador Manasvi Srisodapol hosted a lunch in honor of Mr. Supant Mongkolsuthree, Chairman of the Federation of Thai Industries and President of APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC), and Ms. Monica Hardy Whaley, President of National Center for APEC (NCAPEC). The luncheon was also joined by representatives from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (USCC), the U.S.- ASEAN Business Council (USABC) and the Asia-Society.

On this occasion, Ambassador Manasvi affirmed that Thailand will work closely with the NCAPEC to highlight Thailand APEC host year and create synergies between Thailand’s APEC priorities and the US’s APEC priorities. Mr. Supant also emphasized Thailand’s high potential and strength of the Thai economy, suitable for foreign investors in search of a well-developed infrastructure, competitive investment incentives and highly-skilled workforce.