Held on 21 December 2017 at King Rama V’s Historic Ceremonial Pillar, Klang Dong Subdistrict, Pak Chong District, Nakhon Ratchasima Province, the ceremony was supplemented by an exhibition that disseminated details on the project. The SRT’s corporate image was also promoted. The event was presided over by Thailand’s Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha and attended by Chinese delegates and representatives from the private sector, including investors, construction companies, department stores, real estate developers, and logistics businesses.
Daoreuk Communications developed the content, design, and layout plan for the exhibition as well as the conceptual design of the opening ceremony. The company also produced related PR media including a brochure, a souvenir train ticket, and the video presentation, all in Thai, English, and Chinese.