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the budget year which begins in October in Thailand for the Thai government; Businesses may have different fiscal years ปีงบประมาณ
A source, who declined to be named, said the trip's 7 million baht cost (180,000 baht a head) comes from the 2012 fiscal year budget ending on Sept 30.
In the fiscal year ending June 2011, Seagate shipped $3.4 billion worth of HDD and components from Thailand out of the country's nearly $60 billion worth of overall exports of electrical appliances and electronics.
According to Science and Technology Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi, the government has allocated the funds in fiscal year 2013 to develop science parks in Chiang Mai, Khon Kaen, Songkhla and Phuket.