'We walk a tightrope every week': Labor shortages give seafood sector a major headache

Soaring labor costs are being exacerbated by Brexit in Britain and furlough programs on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, industry sources say.

Labor rates are soaring as seafood processors hunt for skilled workers.
Labor rates are soaring as seafood processors hunt for skilled workers.Foto: Shutterstock
Published 27 July 2021, 05:16Updated 27 July 2021, 12:07