Short-handed manufacturers struggling to meet orders, says group


Raevathi Supramaniam

Last year's ban on foreign worker intake to curb the spread of Covid-19 has left industries badly undermanned and unable to meet production targets. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, December 4, 2021.

PUTRAJAYA must lift the ban on foreign worker intake as industries are struggling to keep up with backlog orders, manufacturers said today.

Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) president Soh Thian Lai said the situation stemmed from movement restrictions to curb the spread of Covid-19.


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