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หัวข้อ: India shrimp prices could increase 30% in UK due to production, sterling dives
เริ่มหัวข้อโดย: Nicaonline ที่ เมษายน 01, 2020, 09:28:22 AM

By Tom Seaman March 31, 2020 09:20 BST
A coming drop in output from the Indian shrimp sector due to the country?s COVID-19 coronavirus lockdown will cause prices to increase, with the weakness of the pound making the situation even worse for UK buyers, said one top executive. Read also Indian shrimp packers confirm plants closing amid lockdown

Although Indian shrimp processors can apply for an exemption from the lockdown on the country put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it seems the lack of a workforce means many will close. The situation is turning into a ?human tragedy?, according to the BBC, as millions of migrant workers are fleeing the cities and trekking on foot to their villages [...]