Concerns about the suspension were raised during a meeting between Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, said Ms Narumon.
According to Ms Narumon, Gen Prayut said he understands the US’ reasoning but hoped that as a long-standing ally, Washington will reconsider before the suspension takes effect.
Mr Ross welcomed future talks on the issue, said Ms Narumon.
On Oct 25, the US said it would suspend $1.3 billion (around B39.2 billion) of benefits under the GSP scheme, and that Thai seafood products would be removed from the programme.
Set to take effect on April 25, 2020, the suspensions cover a total of 573 types of goods.
The government said it would hold talks with the US to restore the benefits and the Asean Summit would provide an opportunity for the prime minister to the matter with the US delegation.
Ms Narumon said Gen Prayut also thanked Mr Ross for bringing with him a group of leading American investors and expressed confidence their visit would lead to an expansion in Thai-US trade and investments.
The prime minister also told the US representative that the government is ready to provide support to American firms, especially those in the targeted industries of aviation, biotechnology and the medical sector.
Gen Prayut also gave assurance the government is committed to streamlining regulations and upgrading infrastructure systems.
According to Ms Narumon, the US secretary of commerce expressed confidence that the visit will boost trade and investment opportunities between the two nations.
Mr Ross is here to attend the 2nd Indo-Pacific Business Forum on Monday which is hosted by the Thai and US business communities.
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