Re-introducing tariffs on UK-EU trade would significantly reduce trade in certain sectors including foodstuffs
Latest WTO review of EU trade policy shows marginal fall in average MFN applied tariffs but there are still many tariff peaks.
OECD figures show a continued slight fall in EU transfers to farmers as measured by the Producer Support Estimate indicator.
The EU’s tariff regime for agri-food imports is highly discriminatory, intended to benefit developing countries in particular. But tariff barriers are still important for Southern Mediterrananean countries and South Africa.
New tariff database allows assessment of EU agricultural protection in a global context.
How the CAP’s tariff policy contributes to international price volatility.