Mr Galati spoke at this morning's Business News Success & Leadership breakfast. Photo: Attila Csaszar

Labour costs a risk to exports: Galati

The state’s high labour costs and lack of available farmworkers will make it difficult to compete globally in agribusiness, potato grower Tony Galati told today’s Business News Success & Leadership breakfast.


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There's a labour shortage and the labour costs are too high!!! Fair dinkum, there wouldn't be a labour shortage if people got paid better than sustenance rates. I have no idea what people get paid but I'm tipping it's fairly light,remember the Vietnamese on the strawberry farms.

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