(WIPO code: TH) (latest review December 2021)

by TILLEKE & GIBBINS INTERNATIONAL LTD., Bangkok

General Information

Area

513,120 sq. km.

Population

70.05 million (estimated November 2021).

Capital

Bangkok, with 10.7 million inhabitants (estimated 2021).

Languages

Thai (official), English, ethnic and regional dialects.

Currency

Baht.

Imports

Machinery, chemical products, steel and iron, integrated circuits, crude oil, computers and parts, vehicles. Tourism is a major earner of foreign exchange.

Major exports

Garments, computers and parts, electronic products and parts, motor vehicles, parts and accessories, canned fish, fresh, chilled or frozen shrimps, petrochemical products, precious stones and jewelry, rice.

Statistics Filed Granted
Patents (1979-2019) 259,507 73,727
Petty patents (1999-2019) 32,674 15,896
Trademarks (1999-2020)
806,221 482,221