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Labor shortage pressures Malaysia’s egg industry

Labor shortage is limiting Malaysia’s layer industry, said Mohamad Sabu, Minister of Agriculture and Food Security. The Minister is working with the home affairs...

Labor shortage drives automation

Labor shortage remains an issue for the meat processing sector, driving increased automation among processors, said Christopher Omiecinski, Regional Sales Director Meat – Asia...

Feedmillers automate to address labor shortage

A labor shortage is driving more Vietnamese feedmillers to invest in automation. “Companies are competing with each other by offering higher wages. A possible...

Thailand’s chicken export value grows by 14%

Thailand’s chicken exports rose 14% yoy from January-May 2022 to USD 1.43 billion, driven by the baht’s depreciation and strong prices. Exports of frozen...

Meat maybe pricey but it is not the end of the road

The era of high production costs is here to stay, well at least for the rest of the year it seems. From Thailand’s high...

Meat processing industry struggles with labor shortage

The meat processing industry is facing a critical labor shortage. Lee Thompson, Vice President for Further Processing at Provisur Technologies, said the shortage is...

Meat companies to automate amid labor shortage

Meat companies in Asia will automate more amid ongoing labor shortages and invest in technology to boost productivity. Gordon Butland, Director at G&S Agriconsultants,...

Labor and supply constraints affecting Thai poultry industry

In Thailand, labor shortage and supply constraints are affecting export-oriented chicken processing plants. Supply constraints have been linked with labor shortages. The industry is facing...

Kee Song automates new farm to stem labor crunch

Singapore’s Kee Song Poultry's new farm in Yong Peng, Johor is mostly automated and this alleviated some labor shortage issues. Office staff have...

Labor shortage raises seafood price in Malaysia

A labor shortage in Malaysia is expected to increase seafood prices in the country. Malaysia Fisheries Association said this would happen leading up to...

Labor shortage, rising costs trouble Thai poultry industry

The Thai poultry industry is facing numerous challenges. Production capacity at export-oriented chicken processing plants fell 10% in September due to a labor shortage,...

Asian Sea Corp automates amid labor shortage

Cross-border movement restrictions has led to a labor shortage for Thailand’s Asian Sea Corporation. To address this the company will automate and install packaging machines in H2 2021,...

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