05-07-2012 10:08 AM | France

UK could be forced to import sugar from France

The minister for agriculture has warned that despite record beet yields, Britain may be left needing to import sugar from France because of “completely wrong” EU quotas.

Jim Paice was giving evidence to a House of Lords committee investigating the European Union sugar regime which places limits, otherwise known as quotas, on the amount of beet each country can produce.
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