Tang Eng looks to crack Thai market

Taiwan’s Tang Eng Iron Works is looking to expand its presence in the Southeast Asian market and begin export shipments to Thailand

“At the moment we are making regular export shipments to Southeast Asian countries except for Thailand; it’s a market that we have yet to crack,” he said. “It’s a market with good potential; I expect stainless steel consumption in Thailand to show steady growth in the long run,” he commented.

For the state-owned company the heightened interest in selling larger quantities abroad is also timely in view of its impending privatisation move. Just...

Published

July 28, 2003

08:17 GMT

Singapore