Thailand Country Profile

Selected Trade Facilitation Indicators

2005

2009

2010

2011

2012

Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)

-

-

-

-

18

Time to export (days)

24

14

14

14

14

Time to import (days)

22

13

13

13

13

Average time to clear exports through customs (days)

-

-

-

-

-

Logistics performance index: Overall

-

-

3.29

-

3.18

Cost to export (US$ per container)

848

625

625

625

585

Documents to export (number)

9

5

5

5

5

Cost to import (US$ per container)

1042

795

795

750

750

Documents to import (number)

12

5

5

5

5

Burden of customs procedure, WEF (1=extremely inefficient to 7=extremely efficient)

-

4.06

4.14

3.90

3.80

Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013