1921

EARLY DAYS

Established as first seed trading store under the name ‘CHIA TAI CHUNG’. The store marked as the origin of ‘Charoen Pokphand’- CP Group in Thailand.

1950

LEADING WITH THE ‘AEROPLANE’ BRAND

 CHIA TAI’s seeds first sold under the ‘Aeroplane’ brand, which is still popular among farmers and growers in the domestic market.

1968

INTRODUCED THE FIRST F1 HYBRID SEED

Introduced the first F1 hybrid seeds, namely

‘K-K Cross’ cabbage in Thailand.

1986

FIRST RESEARCH STATION IN CHIANG MAI

The first research station was set up in Chiang Mai for developing F1 Hybrid products.

1988

SECOND RESEARCH STATION IN KANCHANABURI

The second research station was set up at Kanchanaburi, named ‘Choncharoen Farm’ to conduct trials and breeding program at larger scale.

1999

ROYAL VISIT TO THE CHONCHAROEN FARM

Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn visited the Choncharoen Farm.

2000

BEGINNING OF CHIA TAI FAIR

‘CHIA TAI Fair’ was held for the first time to showcase the advancement of agriculture in Choncharoen Farm.

2005

SEED OPERATIONS CENTER SET UP

A new Seed Operations Center was set up with seed factory and quality laboratory with modern infrastructure at Omnoi in Samut Sakhon province.

2005

BRANCHING OUT ‘CHIA TAI PRODUCE’

To create proximity towards downstream consumers, CHIA TAI entered into the refreshing segment of Fresh Produce driven stores in Thailand.

2008

LAUNCHED ‘HOME GARDEN’ SEGMENT

Home Garden unit rolled out to meet the urban lifestyle in metropolitan areas.

2010

BECAME FIRST THAI COMPANY TO BE ISTA CERTIFIED

CHIA TAI became the first and only Thai company to be certified by the International Seed Testing Association (ISTA) of Switzerland.

2017

SERVING PARTNERS WITH INTERNATIONAL SUBSIDIARIES

Until this day, CHIA TAI has been serving partners through its international subsidiaries in India, Vietnam, Myanmar, China and further continue to expand in Philippines, Malaysia, Cambodia, Bangladesh and Pakistan.We continue to serve our partners around the world.

2018

CHIA TAI’s NEW HEADQUARTER

Our new headquarter is at Sukhumvit Soi 60 , with commitment to serve you better and bring more value to your business.