Creed must appoint more marketing officials to counter Brexit threat – Mc Conalogue

first_img Facebook Google+ Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Facebook WhatsApp A Donegal Deputy is called for more resources to open up new agri markets after Brexit.Deputy Charlie McConalogue says he’s been told there are only five officals in the Department’s market access unit, a figure he describes as ‘woefully inadequate’.Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue has criticised Minister Michael Creed for his allocation of limited resources to access new markets for Irish agri food products in response to Brexit.Information received shows there is a dedicated market access unit comprising of five people.The Fianna Fáil Agriculture Spokesperson says this is a woefully inadequate allocation in the face of one of the biggest economic challenges confronting the agri-sector in decades.Deputy McConalogue says; a hard border and any potential return to customs controls would be catastrophic given that 40% of total Irish agri food exports go to the British market. Creed must appoint more marketing officials to counter Brexit threat – Mc Conalogue Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Google+center_img Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary WhatsApp Pinterest Gardai investigate deaths of two horses on the N56 By News Highland – May 15, 2017 Previous articleCouncillor urges visitors to respect Rossknowlagh BeachNext articlePieta House to open in Letterkenny this morning News Highland Twitter Twitter Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologistlast_img read more