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Thu, 9 Jan 2020

What Does TAT Have Planned for Thailand Travel Mart (TTM+) 2020? Exclusive Interview with Chiravadee Khunsub

In 2019, the Thailand Tourism Mart (TTM+) was held at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club in Jomtien, Pattaya, and was hailed by all who attended as a tremendous success.

The 338 buyers from 51 countries were happy with the variety of sellers available, the 370 sellers were more than pleased with the quality of buyers brought in from overseas, and the 84 international media from 26 countries covering the event were spoiled with spa treatments, good coffee and some delicious ice cream in the media centre!

Khun Chiravadee Khunsub, Director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) - UK, Ireland and South Africa. Click to enlarge.

The TTM+ has, in recent years, evolved into a must-attend event for anyone who sells Thailand, simply because it is the only place that travel trade buyers from around the world can meet with so many sellers from so many different parts of Thailand under one roof.

If you add in the pre- and post-mart tours, then it really is the ideal opportunity to make new business contacts and get a better understanding of the current trends within the Thai tourism industry.

So, where will TTM+ 2020 take place?

That is just one of the many questions that Steven Howard of TravelNewsAsia.com asks Chiravadee Khunsub, Director of the Tourism Authority of Thailand - UK, Ireland and South Africa, in this exclusive HD video interview.

Filmed at TAT's office in London on 8 January 2020, Khun Chiravadee tells us when and where TTM+ 2020 will take place, why that city was chosen, what the theme will be this year, and how many buyers and sellers are expected to attend.

Khun Chiravadee tells us how many buyers from the UK will be going and how those buyers will be chosen.

You will learn how TAT helps the emerging destinations in Thailand, such as the different provinces of Isaan, as well as the small hotels around the country, attend the event.

We also discuss how technology will be used to enhance the event, how, like last year, TAT plans to reduce the TTM+'s environmental footprint, and much, much more.

Thailand Travel Mart (TTM+) 2020 - Interview with Chiravadee Khunsub

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See also: HD Videos from Thailand Travel Mart Plus (TTM+) 2019 and How Did Strength of Thai Baht Affect Number of Arrivals from UK in 2019? Interview with TAT.

See latest Travel News, Interviews, Podcasts and other news regarding: Thailand Travel Mart, TTM+, Phuket, Roi-Et, Ubon, Khon Kaen, Sisaket.

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