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Tourism operators are concerned the oil slick off Rayong province will chase away tourists from the Eastern Seaboard if the problem is not resolved within the week. 

Association of Domestic Travel president Yutthachai Soonthornratanawet said the oil leak will damage the tourism industry.

He said much of the tourism business is about to shift from the Andaman coastline to the Gulf of Thailand as visitors flee harsh seasonal weather.

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