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UK Trade with EU

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN HL7883, tabled on 22 April 2022

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they (1) have held, and (2) will hold, with the (a) United Nations, and (b) EU, on the movement of perishable goods between the UK and the EU under the UK–EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement; what assessment they have made of the implications of the International Treaty on the movement of Perishable Goods on the movement of such goods; and what changes they plan to make to the transport of perishable foods from 1 July when border checks are scheduled to come into force.

Answered on

28 April 2022

It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.