Fresh Produce Sector To Incur Extra Costs Of €55m After Brexit: Freshfel Europe
The fresh produce sector is expected to incur extra costs amounting to €55 million as EU exporters struggle to adapt to new practices and requirements after Brexit, Freshfel Europe has said.
Exporters are already facing additional costs of approximately €400 per truck due to new operational procedures, inspections and bureaucracy.
This cost differs depending on the type of products, with mixed consignments impacted most by additional bureaucracy, reaching up to €500 per truck, Freshfel Europe added.
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