Asean Plus Three Emergency Rice Reserve 

Dr. Choomjet Karnjanakesorn, General Manager (GM) of APTERR Secretariat was invited by the International Institute for Trade and Development (ITD) of Thailand to be a keynote speaker in addressing a topic of ‘Thailand’s food security in comparison to the ASEAN countries at the conference on ‘Food Security in the Context of Thai Trade’ on 18 December 2023 at Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit Hotel.

 

The event served as a platform for essential recommendations and technological innovations to fortify the resilience of the food system and brought together key stakeholders to explore the relationship between trade practices and food stability in Thailand.

 

 

Dr. Karnjanakesorn shared valuable insights on the challenges and impacts on food security in ASEAN and highlighted APTERR’s commitment to fostering collaboration to address the evolving challenges in the realm of food security.

 

 

There were several organisations from various sectors participating in this seminar, such as International Institute for Trade and Development, Thai Future Food Trade Association, Agricultural Research Development Agency, Department of Foreign Trade, the Federation of Thai Industries, and Office of Agricultural Economics.