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T.K. Garment Co moves across the border for cheaper wages.

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When the government decided to raise the daily minimum wage to 300 baht nationwide, labour-intensive industries knew sunset was descending on their businesses. 

Chairman Thaveekij Jaturajaroenkhun stands among his clothes, pointing out, ‘We need to move to grow.’

But for three-decades-old T.K. Garment Co Ltd, sundown in one location means a new dawn in another.

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