A record number of berry pickers to Sweden

Record many berry pickers come to Sweden this summer. Migrationsverket has granted 6 594 applications for work permits to pick berries, reportsP4 Jämtland.

6 594 bärplockare har fått arbetstillstånd i sommar. Arkivbild.
6,594 berry pickers have received a work permit this summer.

This year's record is almost 400 more than in 2019, the year before the pandemic, when 6 199 such permits were granted.

The rainy weather in the summer makes it appear to be …