Full-Time Worker Shortage in Japan up to 45%

A recent survey made by Teikoku Databank Ltd. released last August 24 showed that Japanese companies are facing a record-high 45% shortage of full-time workers. It is a huge increase from the July 2016 survey showing just 7.5% shortage. Photo credit to: http://homehub.homeloans.com.au Here is the breakdown of the shortage per sector: 69.7% shortage for the industrial sector and information technology services such as software-developing companies, 61.5% shortage for the home electronics and information equipment retail, and 60.9% shortage for the transportation and warehouse services According to Teikoku Databank, this significant leap has resulted to company bankruptcies as there is not enough manpower to... Register/Login

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