Nick Clegg© Hugo Michiels/LNP/REX/Shutterstock
British farmers will be badly hit by tariffs if the government opts for a “hard Brexit” and leaves the European single market, the Liberal Democrats have warned. Launching the latest in a series of reports on Brexit, Lib Dem EU spokesman Nick Clegg said leaving the EU and reverting to World Trade Organization (WTO) trading rules would have serious consequences for British consumers and the farming industry. Tariffs were generally higher for agricultural produce than for other goods, including 47% on milk, […]
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