Economic research institute for trade (ERIT) was founded in 1999 and is the first purely economic research unit within the Ministry of Industry and Commerce (MOIC). Its name was changed to Institute for Industry and Commerce (IIC) from 2020. It provides economic advice to the minister and other departments and offers various training programmes. It is funded by government and international aid under bilateral and multilateral cooperation between the ministry and the international donors.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Other entities
Leader gender: N/A Leader(s) (2022): Keomorlakod Sidlakhone (Dr.)
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2021): Mr. Sirisamphan VORACHITH (Director General)
Leader gender: Male