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3,025 household goods prices will be reduced by up to 68%

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The Commerce Ministry, along with dozens of companies. has announced the reduction of the cost of many household goods as the Covid-19 crisis has affected the spending power of people across the country.

Minister Jurin Laksanawisit says “3,025 consumer products have now been discounted by up to 68%.”

“The cheaper goods will be available until June 30.”

Companies who are collaborating in the discounts include 20 consumer product manufacturers around 13 provinces. The companies consist of Big C, Macro, Food Land, CJ express, Swensens, CP All, The Mall, Maxvalue, Tops, Gourment Market, Home Fresh Mart and Family Mart.

3,025 household goods prices will be reduced by up to 68% | News by Thaiger

“I would like to thank the private firms who have cooperated with the Commerce Ministry. The Department of Internal Trade estimates that both discounts, starting from April 16 to June 30, will cut a total of 1 billion baht off the cost of living for the Thai people.”

3,025 household goods prices will be reduced by up to 68% | News by Thaiger

SOURCE: The Nation / Today Highlight News

 

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    Toby Andrews

    Friday, June 12, 2020 at 5:23 pm

    “for Thais” ??????
    Not for freigners right?

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