New checks on live animals and food products coming from EU will worsen border chaos, PML warns


The start of physical checks on all inbound products from the EU this summer will make delays and gridlocked roads ten times worse than they are already, according to logistics provider PML. MD Mike Parr said he was “dreading” the commencement of checks on products such as live animals, meat products and high-risk non-animal foods on 1 July, because the government’s handling of imports and exports had already been shambolic. He said miles of queuing HGV traffic on the approach […]