Update after the 6 - 10 November negotiating round
Mud sticks. That is why, on 3 July 2017, you – CEFS, CIBE, ePURE & EFFAT – jointly wrote a passionate and emotive defence of your sector that was based on fake, misleading and unsubstantiated alternative “facts”. You know...
European Commission, 26 June 2017 - figures presented show growth in sugar imports and exports.
EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Hogan confident on Mercosur trade deal amid Brazilian meat scandal
Farmers Journal, 12 June 2017 - A recent EU audit into Brazilian meat exports showed that beef, horse meat and poultry were contaminated. Amid the controversy, EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan...
Brussels, 25 April 2017 - The EU sugar sector faces its biggest change in decades. On 1 October 2017 EU sugar production quotas will end. At this sensitive and uncertain time, the European Commission has proposed...
Publico, 13 July 2016 - O regresso da beterraba sacarina a Portugal Continental só se concretizará se o Governo Português desrespeitar o mais basilar critério de eficiência económica.
BBC News, 22 June 2016 - Tate & Lyle Sugars has written a pro-Brexit letter to staff saying leaving the EU would benefit the business.
Wall Street Journal, 17 May 2016 - Sweeping changes to the trade barriers governing the sugar industry are redrawing the map for one of the commodity world’s most protected markets.
Reuters, 24 March 2016 - Cane refiner Tate & Lyle Sugars is in favour of Britain leaving the EU unless the bloc introduces reforms to create a more level playing field with the beet sector, a senior executive said on Thursday.
Financial Times, 24 February 2016