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.
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.
INTRODUCED THE FIRST F1 HYBRID SEED
Introduced the first F1 hybrid seeds, namely
‘K-K Cross’ cabbage in Thailand.
FIRST RESEARCH STATION IN CHIANG MAI
The first research station was set up in Chiang Mai for developing F1 Hybrid products.
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.
ROYAL VISIT TO THE CHONCHAROEN FARM
Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn visited the Choncharoen Farm.
BEGINNING OF CHIA TAI FAIR
‘CHIA TAI Fair’ was held for the first time to showcase the advancement of agriculture in Choncharoen Farm.
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.
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.
LAUNCHED ‘HOME GARDEN’ SEGMENT
Home Garden unit rolled out to meet the urban lifestyle in metropolitan areas.
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.
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.
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.