Daily Archives: September 22, 2021

Government sets new timetable for import controls

22nd September 2021 The UK government has set out what it describes as a ‘pragmatic’ new timetable for introducing full import controls for goods being imported from the EU to the UK. Its statement explains: “Businesses have faced a range of challenges over recent months as they recover from the global pandemic which has impacted supply chains across Europe. This ...

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Working group sets out improvements for Scots Nephrops sector

22nd September 2021 Recommendations for delivering a profitable, sustainable and fair supply chain for the Scottish Nephrops industry have been set out in a new report published by a Scottish government-formed working group. The Scottish Nephrops Working Group’s report highlights the value of the export market to the sector, which was £100m in 2019. It shows that Brexit has caused ...

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First cash from £100m fund announced

21st September 2021 The first instalment of the £100m promised to the industry to help it rebuild after Brexit has been announced. Fishing businesses across the UK will have access to £24m to develop technology, trial new gear and support research to improve the productivity and long-term sustainability of the industry. The funding to support better science and innovation projects ...

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