What does the trade deal mean for fisheries?

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Contrary to many dire predictions, we finally have a Brexit trade deal, and with it an agreement on how the UK and EU will manage shared fisheries into the future.

The fishing industry has experienced an unusually high profile since the Brexit referendum, but this reached dizzy heights over the last few months of 2020, as disagreements over fishing quotas and access were said to be the final barrier to a wider agreement. So now that the deal has been landed, how does the catch measure up?
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe UK in a Changing Europe
Publication statusPublished - 27 Dec 2020


  • Fisheries
  • Brexit
  • Seafood
  • Trade
  • Fishing

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