Export products in 2022 Fruits play an important role in the category of exported agricultural products in Thailand, as can be seen in 2021, although Thai rice exports began to slow down. But the total export value of agricultural products did not decrease accordingly because of the merit of exporting fruit valued at $5.7 billion. And occupying the highest market share of exported agricultural products, reaching 29%, it is expected that Thai fruit exports will continue to improve following popularity from important trading partners, mainly in the Asian region.

The main export tree is durian, the “King of Fruits” by 2021, with an export value of up to 3.5 billion dollars. grew by 68 percent, followed by longan and mangosteen, which continued to be highly popular abroad as well. These three types of exported fruits account for 84 percent of fruit exports, with key markets such as China, Hong Kong, and Vietnam.

from concerns about the COVID-19 epidemic situation. Since the end of 2019 and the infection continues to come, Thai fruit exports can still expand well. It is desired by consumers. Especially in China, which is high in durian, longan, and mangosteen.

Fresh fruit exports to China are considered a large market, up to 90% of Thailand’s total, and in 2022, Thailand has a goal of exporting 530,000 tons, aiming to increase the amount of fruit exports through three main channels. 83% by ship, 6.5% by air, and 10.5% by land.

Fruit production in 2022 is expected to be 5.36 million tons, an increase of 11% from the previous year, and Thai fruits exported to the world from January to March 2022 with a volume of 754,027 tons, valued at 33,983.90 million baht, divided into 225,159 tons of fresh fruits, 213,578 tons of processed and canned fruits, 180,254 tons of dried fruits, and 9,620 tons of chilled and frozen fruits.