Minister replies to urgent question on seafood export delays by conceding there are ‘teething issues’

The government has faced sustained criticism in parliament from Conservative MPs representing fishing areas, including in Scotland, over red tape and delays caused by the introduction of the post-Brexit fishing regime.

With some Scottish seafood exporters warning they face possible bankruptcy amid a suspension of road deliveries due to border delays, the environment secretary, George Eustice, conceded the sector faced “teething issues” and “some additional administration”.

Continue reading…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *