EU-UK relations post-2020: Agri-food chain welcomes the continuation of the negotiations but ask for clarity and support

Open letter to vice-president Dombrovskis
01/10/2020

EU-UK relations post-2020: Agri-food chain welcomes the continuation of the negotiations but ask for clarity and support

Brussels, 16 October 2020

The EU agri-food chain supports the continuation of the negotiations in the coming weeks and we are pleased the EU reaffirmed its determination to have a close partnership with the UK on the basis of the EU negotiations directives, while maintaining the integrity of the single market.

Nevertheless, it’s a tale of another summit and another very worrying outcome for Europe’s farmers, agri-cooperatives, food businesses and traders. Where our businesses seek certainty, they are given confusion. Where they seek speed, they have delay.

 

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