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MARIMI KISHIMOTO, Nikkei staff writer | China

BANGKOK -- When the Pla Lung 1 fishing boat glided out of a port in eastern Thailand in late February, it was loaded with symbolism. Thai Union Group, the world's largest canned tuna supplier, had spruced up the vessel to show it was serious about better working conditions following a "yellow card" warning issued by the European Union in 2015.

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