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Labour shortage delay homebuilders

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The homebuilding market is facing a serious scarcity of labour and rising construction material prices and wages nationwide, says the Thai Home Constructions Association (THCA). 

President Sitiporn Suwanasut said activity in the self-built home market in the third quarter was not as high as in previous years despite it being a period for events and campaigns.

"Material prices and labour wages are tending to increase as the new minimum labour wage will be applied nationwide early next year," he said.

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