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Thai GDP Forecast Cut as Economy Grows Slower Than Expected

  • Exports seen falling 2% for year, worse than earlier estimate
  • Economic council says pickup expected toward end of the year
Retail And Tourism At The Damnoen Saduak And Amphawa Floating Markets Ahead Of GDP Figures
Photographer: Eduardo Leal/Bloomberg
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Thailand’s economy grew more slowly than expected in the third quarter and the government lowered its full-year forecast as the country deals with the impact of the U.S.-China trade war and a strong currency.