THAI serves OTOP Pan Thong Peanuts on Board
Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha (fourth from left) delivered 112,000 packs of Pan Thong peanuts to Mr. Chalermpon Kaewchinporn (fifth from left), Vice President, Inflight Services, Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI), which will be served to Economy Class passengers on roundtrip flights from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, Krbai, Phuket, and Samui throughout December 2017. The Pan Thong peanut is a One Tambon One Product (OTOP) product developed by Farm Women Group in Roi Et province. Mr. Wanchai Kongkasem (third from left), Governor of Roi Et, also attend the hand-over ceremony at the Government House.
THAI has a longstanding policy to promote OTOP products, whereby selected OTOP items are sold on board and are publicized in various channels such as on THAI’s inflight entertainment system, and orders OTOP food products and other items to provide inflight and ground passenger services. THAI also participates in OTOP product exhibitions, whereby any OTOP product that is selected will be available for sale on board THAI flights free of charge.