‘Strong support for EU action for a fairer food supply chain’ – McGuinness

IFA President Joe Healy has welcomed today’s vote in the European Parliament adopting a report calling for more action to tackle Unfair Trading Practices in the food supply chain.

600 MEPs voted in favour of an internal market report as well as an EU framework legislation.

Vice-President of the European Parliament, and North West MEP, Mairead McGuinness led the negotiations for the EPP Group on the issue.

She believes unfair trading practices are an unwelcome reality in the food supply chain: