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The Ministry of Commerce will not revise its 2012 export growth projection of 15 per cent even though exports in the first half of the year were below expectation, Deputy Commerce Minister Phum Sarapol said on Wednesday. 

The minister admitted the continuing global economic slowdown has hurt the export sector.

Mr Phum said in order to achieve the set export growth target, his ministry would support Thai exporters, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs), in increasing exports in the second half of the year.

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