Ecuador: 2500 may lose their livelihood due to ban on shrimp crawling, Posorja

Posted on September 11, 2012 • Filed under: Ecuador, Labor Issues reported – Shrimp ointment/ peeling in Posorja revived the economy, and now is marketing its fishing and disappear before the government’s decision to eliminate trawling since October.

In this parish of Guayas, capturing not only creates jobs, but also the 25 establishments, including craft and community ointment peeling shrimp and then process it and export it.

There, 80 percent of the workforce are women who work up to 12 hours daily stops, because the payment of his salary depends on the pounds peeled shrimp achieve. Read Article

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