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John Brown (no body) Silver badge

Re: someone somewhere will have to pay the tax

"I'm not so convinced that's the case if we can make technology that will replace warehouse packers, fork lift drivers, truck and van drivers etc."

Converting ports to containers put 100's of 1000's of manual dock workers out of work. It's still a hell of a wrench and definitely not nice for those involved, but it's survivable.

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