- May 06, 2020
- Business Update
JD CENTRAL Joins Thailand’s Initiative to Support Thai Farmers
by Martin Li
JD CENTRAL, the e-commerce joint venture of JD.com in Thailand, has joined the Thai Fruit Golden Months initiative, to support Thai farmers who have been struggling with exporting their agricultural products during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown.
Thai Deputy Prime Minister and Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit (L) and K. Rvisra Chirathivat, CMO of JD CENTRAL at the launch ceremony.
The initiative was launched by the Ministry of Commerce in the country on April 30th. Deputy Prime Minister and Commerce Minister Jurin Laksanawisit attended the launch ceremony with representatives of companies which joined the initiative.
To support Thai farmers, JD CENTRAL will promote Thai fruit on its e-commerce platform, providing new sellers with benefits including commission waiver, free design service for virtual stores and free live chat customer service.
The sale lasts from May 1st to June 30th.
“The farmers need help, and it’s time to lend them a hand. Come and join us!” said K. Rvisra Chirathivat, CMO of JD CENTRAL.