PEI: Labour shortage cause of lobster quotas, says processor group

863a4ac9dc_64635696_o2You understand the chronic labour shortage our industry is facing. So now that the daily landings have become as large as they are it’s making it difficult to process lobsters throughout the region.” King, who speaks for eight P.E.I. processors, said they could use 400 employees at those plants right now. One plant in particular in the eastern region, is operating at 55 per cent capacity.  Read more here 10:06