Fresh food supply chain will hit Brexit brick wall, meat authorities warn


Fresh food logistics to and from the continent must be prioritised if it is to remain competitive after the UK leaves the EU, according to the British Meat Processors Association (BMPA). It said the £8.7bn trade in meat products, which keeps the just-in-time food supply chain moving, was about to “run into a huge brick wall” after the government refused to give it precedence over other products travelling through ports. The BMPA said an HGV carrying anything other than fresh […]