Foreign debt reached 129,765 USD bil in 2017 in Thailand, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.80 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign debt in Thailand reached an all time high of 137,353 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of 1,001 USD bil in 1970. When compared to Thailand's main peers, foreign debt in Cambodia amounted to 11,898 USD bil, 14,498 USD bil in Laos and 16,139 USD bil in Myanmar in 2017.
Thailand has been ranked 10th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of foreign debt, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Foreign (or external) debt is that part of the total debt in a country that is owed to creditors outside the country.