Labour woes for Thailand if Myanmar migrants return home

Labour woes for Thailand if Myanmar migrants return home – channelnewsasia.com, September 26, 2012
…Myanmar is opening up and more job opportunities will be created for them, but if a large number of Myanmar nationals decide to go back home, it could cause a labour shortage for Thailand.
A seafood wholesaler who employs around 30 Myanmar migrants said that if too many of them go back home, it could affect his business.
Thanatchai Patraporn, a seafood wholesaler, said: “We could experience a serious lack of workers in the seafood industry because Thais are not interested to work in this field as it is unskilled…”

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