The ROCB A/P greets new Thai Customs Director General
12 October 2018, Bangkok, Thailand
On 12 October 2018, Mr. Kazunari Igarashi, Head of the ROCB A/P, and his colleagues paid a courtesy call to Mr. Krisada Chinavicharana, new Thai Customs Director General. Mr. Chinavicharana took his office on 1 October 2018 succeeding Mr. Kulit Sombatisiri, who was promoted to the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Energy. Mr. Igarashi presented Mr. Chinavicharana a flower bouquet and a copy of the recently published the ROCB A/P’s Annual Report 2017/18 and briefly introduced the WCO and the ROCB A/P, which has been in Bangkok since its inception in 2004 under the strong patronage of the Thai Customs Department. Mr. Igarashi thanked the Thai Customs for unsparing support for the Office and called for continued hosting support for the ROCB A/P and also asked for further contribution to the WCO’s regional capacity building and technical assistance programs as one of the leading Member administrations in the region. Mr. Chinavicharana gave his kind words of encouragement to all of the ROCB A/P staffs and expressed his wiliness and readiness to provide same support to the ROCB A/P.
Bangkok-based WCO Security Project Team, funded by Japanese government, also paid their courtesy call to new Thai Customs DG and presented their compliments.