Online: Thai Roundtable – Thailand & Sustainable Global Supply Chains

10:00 to 11:30

FratiniVergano, EU-ASEAN Business Council (EU-ABC), Thai-European Business Association (TEBA) in partnership with the Office of Commercial Affairs in Brussels, Ministry of Commerce and the Royal Thai Embassy in Brussels / Mission of Thailand to the EU are pleased to invite you to participate in the Webinar on Thailand & Sustainable Global Supply Chains, which will take place virtually on 9 December 2021, 10.00-11.30 CET (16.00-17.30 Bangkok), online via Zoom.

This Thai Roundtable is a timely opportunity to understand more about sustainability initiatives in Thailand and how these build into more sustainable global supply chains. It will also reflect on Thailand’s commitment, and on-going initiatives, to reinforce cooperation with the EU on a rules-based international order and a more sustainable trade and investment environment in the context of the EU Indo-Pacific strategy.


10.00-10.30 Introduction & Reflections on the EU Indo Pacific Strategy

H.E. Mr Sek Wannamethee, Ambassador, Royal Thai Embassy, Brussels


Moderator: Dr Ajaree Tavornmas, Access-Europe

10.30-10.45 Combating Illegal Fishing and Sustainable Fisheries and Seafood Supply Chains in Thailand
Ms Chuanpid Chantarawarathit, Senior Expert on Fisheries Foreign Affairs, Department of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives
10.45-11.00 Promoting Trade in Legal Timber: Thailand’s Actions on EU FLEGT
Mr Sapol Boonsermsuk, Director of Forestry Foreign Affairs Office, Royal Forest Department, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
11.00-11.15 Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Mr Tom Cachet, Senior Manager/Tax & Legal – Global Trade Advisory, Deloitte Thailand
11.15-11.30 Q&A session and discussion