Autumn Statement from the Chancellor - Food and Drink Export Action

29 Nov 2011 6:08 PM | Elsa Fairbanks (Administrator)

Full text of Statement: http://cdn.hm-treasury.gov.uk/autumn_statement.pdf

Food and drink – The Government to launch a food and drink export action plan in January 2012, including development of a cross-Government strategy on removing animal health trade barriers in key markets such as China and Russia; regional road-shows for prospective exporters; a food and drink business ambassador; and steps to reduce blockages to UK food exports. In addition a summit will be held in March 2012 to boost innovation in small agri-food businesses.