JAKARTA : Thai food exports to Indonesia are expected to benefit from the increasing appetite for the kingdom's cuisine among Indonesian consumers.
Indonesian cooks prepare bakery products at the Interfood International Expo 2013 held late last month in Jakarta. Bakery products are in high demand in Indonesia. PIYACHART MAIKAEW
Kobchai Sungsitthisawad, deputy director-general of the Industrial Promotion Department, said food exports have ample room to grow from an average of 2 billion baht a year given the sheer number of upper- and middle-class Indonesians, who represent 10-15% of the country's population of 251.16 million.
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