Thailand's Junta Garners Baht Support From Tourists: Chart

The Thai baht’s inflation-adjusted exchange rate has moved closely with visitor arrivals in the past five years. Income from tourism has increased 61% since 2010, according to balance-of-payments data, with the Bank of Thailand saying the nation’s growing current-account surplus is due partly to higher spending by visitors. The central bank will release the latest BOP data at 2:30 p.m. local time today.

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