Thailand was Western Australia’s 9th largest merchandise export market in 2017-18.
Thailand was Western Australia’s 15th largest market for international visitors in 2017. It was also the state’s 18th largest market for international students, accounting for 2 per cent of all international students enrolled in Western Australia in 2017.
Mineral and petroleum commodities accounted for 82 per cent of Western Australia’s exports to Thailand in 2017-18. Western Australia’s main commodity export to Thailand was gold followed by petroleum.
The Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation supports Western Australia’s trade to Thailand through its Office in Singapore.