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Guidance for Australian business

This page provides guidance for Australian businesses seeking to take advantage of the opportunities created by the Thailand-Australia Free Trade Agreement.

These opportunities include:

  • Greater market access
  • Reduced import tariffs in Thailand
  • A more level playing field in Thailand with both local and foreign firms

Australian businesses can also use the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement (AANZFTA) to trade with Thailand.

Key resources

Certificates of Origin

Reduced or zero tariffs are only available for goods that originate from Australia or Thailand. If products satisfy the relevant 'rule(s) of origin', businesses should obtain a Certificate of Origin to ensure that products receive the TAFTA preferential tariff rates.

The Australian Industry Group (AI Group), Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Export Certification Services (IECS) and affiliated bodies are authorised to certify origin for TAFTA ('Authorised Bodies'). Certificates of Origin can be obtained from the following:

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