Overseas Trade

Department for International Trade written question – answered on 22nd February 2018.

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Photo of Mohammad Yasin Mohammad Yasin Labour, Bedford

What steps he is taking to ensure that the Government’s trade policy maintains and promotes high standards of animal welfare.

Photo of Liam Fox Liam Fox The Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade

This Government is proud of the animal welfare standards that underpin our high quality, great British produce. We are determined to maintain these high standards and keep improving where possible. We have no intention of undercutting our own reputation for quality by lowering our animal welfare standards in pursuit of a trade deal.

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