Design Excellence Award (DEmark)

Posted on March 30, 2012 by


The Design Excellence Award (known as DEmark) is Thailand’s most prestigious award given in recognition of outstanding Thai designed products. Organization of the DEmark awards is a joint cooperation between the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP) to assist in the selection of award winners in five categories – Furniture, Lifestyle Products, Fashion, Industrial Products, and Packaging.

Winners can use the DEmark logo to highlight their product’s outstanding design quality, thereby increasing its value and international recognition. Organized in conjunction with the Prime Minister’s Export Award, the DEmark awards offer encouragement to the skills of Thai designers and provide incentives to entrepreneurs to pay greater attention to the design quality of their branded products.

The Office of Product Value Promotion, Department of International Trade Promotion will exhibit and display design works and products that won DEmark 2011 at BIG & BIH 2012, BITEC Bangna. Interested entrepreneurs and public can discuss and exchange their experiences with the award winners at DEmark Booth from April 17-22, 2012.

For further information about winning design works and products, please see