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Part of International Trade – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 3rd November 2016.

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Photo of Ben Bradshaw Ben Bradshaw Labour, Exeter 12:00 am, 3rd November 2016

Some 80% of the fish caught around our coastline in the south-west goes straight for export to the rest of the European Union, and there is huge concern in the industry about the impact of tariffs if we leave the single market. Given that concern, and the excellent news from the High Court, would it not be wise of the Government not to invoke article 50 as early as March?