Muscat: Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) on Tuesday organised a bilateral meeting between Omani businessmen and a delegation of Thai businessmen, representing more than 12 companies specialised in manufacturing building materials and construction.
The meeting comes in cooperation and coordination with the Thai Trade Center in Dubai and the Thai Ministry of Commerce.
During a visit to the OCCI, the Thai delegation met with officials in OCCI and Omani businessmen.
The meeting explored means of cooperation between the Omani businessmen and Thai producers and exporters specialised in producing a variety of building and construction materials, furniture products, air conditioners, kitchen supplies, floor decoration, and multi-purpose equipment.
The trade exchange between the Sultanate and the Kingdom of Thailand is continuously increasing. The exports in 2018 witnessed an increase by 16.44 per cent to stand at US$765 million. Thailand’s exports to the Sultanate last year rose to 8.79 per cent to stand at US$563.74 million.