Thailand Agribusiness Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Thailand Agribusiness Report

Thailand Agribusiness Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Thailand Agribusiness Report
Published Aug 06, 2016
78 pages — Published Aug 06, 2016
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Abstract:

The severe drought that Thailand suffered from in H--- and especially H--- significantly reduced the country s agricultural product supply in the ongoing ----/-- season. El Nino (May -----May ----) had a strong impact on local weather, leading to several episodes of dry weather. ...Production of grains (rice, corn), sugar and coffee are set to decline in ----/--, while milk output will slow down. Thailand s livestock sector is recording different trends, as its poultry sector is going through a challenging environment - with lingering oversupply issues, low prices and competition from Brazil on international markets - while the pork segment is seeing strong growth and positive price movements. Market fundamentals for the pork sector in Asia have gotten more enticing for meat producers in the region. ...Market fundamentals for the pork sector in Asia have gotten more enticing for meat producers in the region. El Nino-linked dry weather limited production growth in South East Asia in ----, while China is recording a sharp shortage of pork meat.

...Production -.- Yield improvements and the continued expansion of the upper-northern region will boost corn output. However, low returns for farmers will limit the expansion of area cultivated. Wheat production will remain negligible throughout the forecast period. Consumption -.- The vast majority of corn used in Thailand is destined for animal feed, especially poultry and pork (around -- of total feed consumption). It is estimated that broiler and swine feed production uses approximately ----- of corn in their rations. ...Trade Thailand is slowly turning into a net corn importer, as consumption is rising at a fast pace. However, the country will be able to maintain its fragile self- sufficiency for now during years when extreme weather events do not damage the crop.

...A new outbreak of livestock disease could badly tarnish Thailand s newly acquired reputation as a stable and relatively safe provider of meat products abroad, undermining exports for a long period. The signing of free trade agreements with Australia and New Zealand will gradually open up the Thai market to agricultural imports from these countries over the next decade, threatening the competitiveness of Thai products in the home market if cost efficiency does not improve. ...

  
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