Lamb processor cuts 118 jobs

By Georgina Hore and Catherine Miller
Updated February 18 2016 - 3:57pm, first published February 17 2016 - 8:00am
LABOUR LOSSES: JBS Australia has shed 118 of its labour hire staff at its Bordertown abattoir as it reduces its daily production from 8000 to 5000 head, citing volatile market conditions.
LABOUR LOSSES: JBS Australia has shed 118 of its labour hire staff at its Bordertown abattoir as it reduces its daily production from 8000 to 5000 head, citing volatile market conditions.

TIGHT sheep and lamb supplies and sluggish demand has forced Australia’s largest processor JBS Australia to shed 118 jobs at its Bordertown abattoir.

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