A recent article in, The Bangkok Post, Discusses Japanese Businesses efforts to persuade the Thai government to join the Trans Pacific Partnership. Their goal is to boost trade between Japan and Thailand under the new deal. Meeting with Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, the JCCI’s Akio Mimura and other top Japanese executives discussed the possibilities of Japan and Thailand cooperating in technology innovations and production. How may Japan benefit from Thailand’s inclusion in the TPP? How may Thailand benefit from the TPP? Will Thailand eventually become a member of the TPP?