2011 Flood in Thailand

2011 Flood in Thailand

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An Aapico Hitech Pcl worker recovers containers and raw steel rolls at the company's flooded factory in the Hi Tech Industrial estate, in Bang Pa-In, near Ayutthaya, Thailand, on Nov. 17, 2011. Flooding spread across 65 of Thailand’s 77 provinces in 2011, affecting as many as 10,000 factories and costing the economy about $45 billion, according to government estimates.