EECi

Integrate Technologies,

Accelerate Innovation

Why EECi?

The Eastern Economic Corridor of Innovation or EECi is an innovation hub located at the heart of the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) in Wangchan District, Rayong Province. Its ultimate goal is to support the transformation of Thailand into a country that thrives on innovation and enhances the quality-of-life of its people on a sustainable and self sufficiency path.

Location

160 km (99 mi) from Bangkok
170 km (105 mi) Don Mueang Airport
130 km (80 mi) from Suvarnabhumi Airport
90 km (55 mi) from U-tapao Airport
90 km(55 mi) from Pattaya
78 km(48 mi) from Laem Chabang Seaport
68 km(42 mi) from Map Ta Phut Port
110 km (68 mi) from Sattahip Port

Innovation Platforms

EECi Innovation Platforms in the domains of Biotechnology, Digital and Advanced Material Technologies as well as industry-specific technologies comprises the backbone of EECi’s Innovation Platforms. These Platforms are BIOPOLIS for Biotechnology Platform, ARIPOLIS for Automation, Robotics and Intelligent System Platform, FOOD INNOPOLIS for food industry related technology platform, and SPACE INNOPOLIS for aviation and aerospace technology platform. In addition, Thailand’s 2nd and state-of-the-art Synchrotron 3GeV (4th generation) will locate at EECi to provide supplemental support on deep understanding of molecular structures to the EECi’s focused industries and beyond.

Incentives

Rental Space

Share-space usage

Scientific infrastructure access

Regulatory sandbox usage

Talent access

Smart visa scheme
for international experts

17% flat personal income tax

Up to 13 years of
corporate income tax exemption

ImpImport duty exemption
on raw materialsort duty exemption





Rental Space

EECi headquarters provides long-term land lease and flexible-term office & laboratory space lease for translational research to support scaling-up of research activities, validation and demonstration of actual innovation prior to mass commercialization i.e., Pilot Plants Plant Factories, Phenomic Greenhouses, Demonstration Plants, Testbeds.

Ecosystem

EECi provides translational research facilities and quality infrastructures amidst the balanced innovation ecosystem for researchers and innovators to live, relax and work collaboratively together.

Contacts

Downtown Office

Eastern Economic Corridor of Innovation
111 Thailand Science Park (TSP), Phahonyothin Road, Khlong Nueng, Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120, Thailand

Headquarters

Eastern Economic Corridor of Innovation Wangchan Valley, Rayong
Pa Yup Nai, Amphoe Wangchan, Rayong 21210, Thailand