This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-9PJVA9

Restrictive advertising requirements in Thailand affecting UK exporters and investors

in Thailand

Trade barrier summary

The Thai government committee on advertising has the right to request advertisers to substantiate any claims they deem to be false or exaggerated. Advertisers may apply to the government committee for an advisory opinion. The barrier here is with the interpretation of the committee and therefore the application of the rules in terms of consistency.

Sectors affected

  • Food and drink
  • Healthcare services
  • Pharmaceuticals and biotechnology



Date reported

24 April 2019

Last updated

18 December 2020

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