Thailand Data Center Market Investment Opportunities and Analysis Report 2022-2027 with Key Investors

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Dublin, Sept. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Thailand Data Center Market – Investment Analysis and Growth Opportunities 2022-2027” report has been added to from offer.

Thailand has witnessed the construction of data center facilities with a white floor area of ​​over 105,000 square feet in 2021 and will add a cumulative area of ​​over 870,000 square feet between 2022 and 2027.

The market has seen several new entrants in the data center and cloud market. For example, Telehouse and Chindata Group were among the new data center entrants, followed by Alibaba Cloud announcing the new cloud region, which is expected to go live in 2022.


Digitization across the country driven by COVID-19, availability of tax incentives, rollout of 5G services and improved connectivity with other Asian countries such as China, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan and other Asian countries. others make Thailand an attractive market for investors.

In Thailand, operators must obtain a promotion certificate from the Board of Investment (BOI) to plan, build and operate data centers. The entry of new players such as Telehouse and Chindata Group and the development of cloud regions by large operators such as Tencent Cloud and Alibaba Cloud are expected to attract more global players to invest in the market during the forecast period.

The three companies, AIS (Advanced Info Service), Singtel and Gulf Energy, have formed a joint venture to develop data centers across the country. Construction is due to begin and should be online by 2023.

The country is also witnessing the deployment of modular data centers. For example, Huawei Technologies has invested around $23 million to develop its third modular data center in the country. Bangkok is the main location for data center investment in Thailand. The construction of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) and Free Trade Zones (FTZs) and the availability of infrastructure will attract investors to develop data center facilities in the coming years.

The development of the data center in the Eastern Corridor could attract customers from heavy industries (automotive, manufacturing and petrochemical) and food processing industries to move their IT operations to the data center.


  • Market size available in Thailand colocation market investment, area, electrical capacity and revenue.

  • An assessment of data center investment in Thailand by colocation, hyperscale and enterprise operators.

  • Data center investments in area (square feet) and power capacity (MW) in cities.

  • A detailed study of the existing Thailand Data Center Market landscape, in-depth industry analysis and insightful predictions of the Thailand Data Center Market size over the forecast period.

  • Overview of existing and upcoming third-party data center installations in Thailand

  • Facilities covered (existing): 32

  • Installations identified (coming soon): 03

  • Coverage: 7 cities

  • Existing vs. future (data center area)

  • Existing vs. future (IT load capacity)

  • Data center colocation market in Thailand

  • Revenue and Market Forecast (2021-2027)

  • Retail colocation pricing

  • Explore Thailand data center landscape market investments in IT, power, cooling and general construction services with sizing and forecasting.

  • A comprehensive analysis of the latest trends, growth rate, potential opportunities, growth restraints and industry outlook.

  • Overview of the business and product offerings of leading IT infrastructure providers, construction contractors, support infrastructure providers and investors operating in the industry.

  • A transparent research methodology and analysis of the demand and supply aspect of the market.


  • Thailand has about 32 operational colocation data centers. Most colocation data centers are developed to Tier III standards. The country has the presence of global data center operator NTT Global Data Centers, which operates two facilities and is Tier III certified.

  • The impact of COVID-19, remote work has resulted in increased local data generation. Furthermore, digitization, rollout of 5G services and adoption of cloud-based services have driven demand for data centers in the country.

  • The increasing adoption of cloud-based services is contributing to the growth of retail and wholesale colocation services in the market. The market is seeing an increased demand for colocation spaces in existing data centers.

  • Small businesses in sectors such as educational institutions, e-commerce, insurance, cloud-native start-ups, public sector (city councils) and others (mentioned above) will prefer retail colocation and other services such as managed hosting / connectivity cloud-based solutions.

  • Wholesale colocation demand will come from local governments, travel and tourism, the BFSI sector, and hospitals (primarily those operating across Thailand).

  • Hyperscale demand will come from content providers and cloud operators, followed by major e-commerce companies, public sector agencies, and banking.

  • We believe that Vantage Data Centers, Equinix, Digital Realty, Flow Digital and Princeton Digital Group could enter the market in the next few years.

  • The rollout of 5G networks will boost the country’s digital economy and lead to increased demand for high-speed network infrastructure. Adoption of software-defined networking (SDN) is likely to increase due to smart city initiatives led by government agencies.


  • Some of the major investors in data center industries in Thailand are Telehouse, Chindata Group, True IDC, Singtel, Gulf Energy and AIS, Korea Telecom (KT) & Jasmine Telecom Systems (JTS) and ST Telemedia Global Data Centres, and Frasers Property. Thailand.

  • Hyperscale operator Amazon Web Services has announced plans to build and operate outlying areas across Bangkok. The zones are expected to be online by 2022-2023.

  • The country is also seeing an increase in the development of cloud regions. Tencent Cloud opened its second cloud region in Bangkok in June 2021. In addition, Alibaba Cloud also announced plans to develop a new cloud region in the country.

  • Chindata Group, one of the new entrants to the market, has announced that it is currently finalizing a business acquisition in the country and will install 5MW of IT power capacity.

  • Telecom operators such as True Corporation, AIS (Advanced Info Service) and dtac have rolled out 5G technology in some cities on a trial basis or are launching commercial 5G services.

  • Data center operators are increasing their market share and presence across the country by acquiring the data center operators or by investing in the business. For example, in January 2022, Etix Everywhere (Vantage Data Centers) acquired an approximate 67% stake in Genesis Data Center by investing approximately $10.8 million.

Main suppliers


  • Arista Networks

  • Atos

  • Cisco Systems

  • Dell Technologies

  • Fujitsu

  • HPE

  • Huawei technology

  • IBM

  • Infuse

  • Lenovo

  • NetApp




  • Alibaba Cloud

  • Huawei technology

  • Internet Thailand

  • KT Company

  • Tencent Cloud

  • True IDC


Main topics covered:

Chapter 1: Existing and Upcoming Third-Party Data Centers in Thailand

  • Historical market scenario

  • Over 30 unique data center properties

  • Data Center IT Load Capacity

  • Data center white floor space

  • Existing and future data center capacity by city

  • Cities covered

  • bangkok

  • Other cities

Chapter 2: Investment Opportunities in Thailand

Chapter 3: Thailand Data Center Colocation Market

  • Colocation services market in Thailand

  • Retail colocation pricing (quarter rack, half rack, full rack) and add-ons

  • Wholesale colocation price (per kWh)

  • Retail Colocation and Wholesale Colocation Market Forecast 2022-2027

Chapter 4: Market Dynamics

  • Market factors

  • Market trends

  • Market constraints

Chapter 5: Market Segmentation

  • IT infrastructure: market size and forecast

  • Electrical infrastructure: market size and forecasts

  • Mechanical infrastructure: market size and forecast

  • General construction services: market size and forecast

Chapter 6: Standard investment level

  • Level I and II

  • Level III

  • Level IV

Chapter 7: Key Market Players

Chapter 8: Appendix

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