Legal advice and transaction support for foreign investments in Thailand’s roads, rails, ports, and airports

PUGNATORIUS Ltd. is the Bangkok-based specialist provider of transactional legal and tax advice on foreign investments in Thailand’s manufacturing and service industries as well as property developments and acquisitions. 

As a niche consultancy law firm and arranger of high-value transactions, PUGNATORIUS is “fit for purpose” to vigorously advise foreign investors interested in transportation infrastructure investments in Thailand. The law firm assists in identifying the most promising and profitable opportunities, advises on investment structures and regulatory requirements and discloses hidden risks and unknown hurdles. 

The top seven transportation infrastructure investment opportunities

The following selection of 49 infrastructure projects (“long-list”) in seven categories are on the drawing board of the government. They reflect the key infrastructure developments over the next five years (2018-2023).  seems to be most appropriate for foreign participation in Thailands. This list is constantly updated to reflect the latest developments in Thailand’s infrastructure sector.

Other investments of lower importance are bus procurement, common ticket system, and road facilitation projects. 

For particular investments in the EEC Eastern Economic Corridor, various information is available here.

How to successfully participate as a foreign company

Thailand is one of the most exciting hubs for contractors in Southeast Asia today, and its construction market is driven by public infrastructure. Free industry updates and professional considerations are available on the firm’s webpage. These posts can provide only a low-resolution snapshot and are neither deemed to be legal advice nor do they result in an attorney-client relationship. 

PUGNATORIUS Ltd. supports and advises foreign companies to access the Thai infrastructure markets. It offers professional assistance, advice, and support in Thailand regarding these steps:

  • Monitoring and short-listing of current government procurement projects
  • Purchasing of bidding documents and formal registration of bidder
  • Support and assistance in the preparation and timely submission of bids
  • Monitoring of the bidding process and Thai developments
  • The accomplishment of legal requirements and efficient tax structures
  • Overall legal project management in Thailand and continuous reporting

A “fit for purpose” legal and tax support of infrastructure ventures for foreign companies, investors, and financial institutions

PUGNATORIUS can guide your transportation infrastructure project through the red-tape requirements, legal hurdles and industry practice in Thailand. Infrastructure lessons you do not want to learn the hard way. A specific consultancy agreement is available on request.