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Thai shrimp farming industry under fire

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Thailand’s multi-billion dollar shrimp industry has been fiercely criticised in an article published by one of the world’s most popular news websites. 

Shrimp farmers sort out their produce in Prachuap Khiri Khan's Sam Roi Yod district in this file photo from 2010. Photo by Chaiwat Sardyaem.

Writing for Britain's MailOnline – which registered a record 126,753,431 global monthly unique browsers in January – journalist Jim Wickens said he would “never eat a king prawn again” after observing Thailand’s shrimp trade.

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