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KBank sees rebound in SME loans

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Loan demand from small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has improved slightly, particularly for those in farming businesses following rice pledging payments. The payouts have restored consumer confidence and spending, says Kasikornbank’s executive vice-president Patchara Samalapa. 

Clothing retail stores at Asiatique, a mall on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, are receiving loan extensions from KBank. Thongrob Promchin

SMEs have not yet asked for credit extensions despite rising stocks of agriculture-related businesses, corresponding to higher liquidity among farmers as pledging payments were approved by the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) on Monday.

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