KBANK launches EV hire-purchase program, Green Zero, offering credits for EV or BEV up to Bt12m/vehicle, 7yrs installment, target Bt3b initial phase. Comment: It’s just a car leasing program… PTTGC sees FY22 chemical sales on par with Bt465b last year due to planned shutdown at olefin plant (Unit 4/19 days/1Q), (Unit 3/39 days, 2Q) while […]

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BCP: reaffirms solid 4Q from improved fuels sales volume since October, higher refinery utilization rate at 110k bblpd vs 90k YTD average, will add 47 stations to 1,300 by end of year, biofuel subsidiary, BBGI, on track to debut IPO 1Q22. ITEL: mulls selling Bt 700m Interlink Data Center (IDC) in to REIT 1Q22, aims […]

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BPP to recognize revenue from 700MW additional capacity in 2H, while wrapping up few M&A deals, to achieve revenue growth target, on track to reach 5,300MW total capacity by 2025. JUBILE keeps 10% revenue growth target this year, firms on expansion plan in e-commerce and branches upcountry. Comment: As long as thai consumers are locked […]

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BGC anticipates 2H turnaround from higher bottle/flexible/paper packaging sales on improved consumption/holiday season, allots Bt176m budget to up flexible packaging capacity to 50m sq.m p.a. to tap in food & pharma segment. IVL to acquire Brazil’s Oxiteno from Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. for $1.3b, to be completed by 1Q 2022. Oxiteno is a leading integrated surfactants […]

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Citi is seeking to sell its SEA (Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines) & SKR business as package to Standard Chartered Bank. Comment: Remember this is only for their consumer business DUSIT debuts 152 rooms hotel, DusitD2 Hia Hin, its 3rd hotel in beach town. Comment: Market share goes to the strongest. ITEL: board approved to […]

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BCPG signs PPA 600MW wind PP in Laos to Vietnam Electricity Auth, expected COD in 2025. CFRESH upbeats 2H earnings from improving frozen shrimps export vol to EU, US, JPN, CAD on reopening, 100% utilization rate from 200ktpa production capacity, tailwind from higher THB revenue as export sales contributed 90% of total sales. III mulls […]

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AH sees solid 2Q on recovering auto industry, momentum into 2H, boosting revenue this year >Bt21b, mulls new MG showroom in Prathum later this year. Comment: A call with the owner said that the Just-in-time processes remain the target. AP sees record 1H21 on rising demand for horizontal projects, expecting Bt20,000m in transfers, Bt17,817m pre-sales […]

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KBANK-R : buying of NVDR is allowed again from today after take-up rate fell to 22.81% yesterday, following a massive NVDR outflows past 2 days from MSCI deletion, but do not expect MSCI to add back on soon, as the headroom is small, unless the Central Bank allows NVDR room to increase to 30-35% as […]

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AOT: Thai Smile to resume Phuket-Hong Kong route, 4 weekly flights (Monday/Wednesday/Friday/Sunday) from July 2. Comment: Initial travelers are going to be all over the local news, and then disappointment will set in as the figures are lower than expected, and then it will ramp up faster than the infrastructure can manage. BAM sees 2Q turnaround […]

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CMR sees 100% OCC at Lanna 1 & Lanna 2 hospital in Chiangmai, will cod 200 beds Lanna 3 hospital in 3Q, lifts total to 410 beds, target FY21 revenue growth no less 30%. Comment: Making bank. Unless ppl have amazing insurance or are at a state hospital, people are going to suffer with payments […]

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