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The Minister of Agriculture defends the European import rules in opposition to Vox: “It is not true that any product enters”

The Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Luis Planas, reminded Vox in the course of the Government management session in Congress that the principles of the European Union are “very strict” for the entry of merchandise and that they’re “strictly” utilized. in Spain, whereas reiterating that the Executive is dedicated to “international trade based on rules.” “What you say that any product enters as it is is not true, the rules of the European Union are very strict and we apply them strictly,” he assured in his speech.

The head of Agriculture has identified to the Vox deputy, Ricardo Chamorro, that his celebration has an thought of ​​”feudal Spain, of the walls, of a closed city where neither is bought nor sold, or is sold and nothing enters.” Planas recalled that on this matter he has “committed to agricultural organizations not only to improve this application, but also to promote reciprocity and not merely equivalence in the use of phytosanitary products of products imported from third countries.”

“I will always defend the profitability of farmers and ranchers, because if not, there is no sustainability,” the minister pressured, criticizing Vox's place in opposition to the 2030 Agenda. Planas has superior the long run problems with the sector, which concern the Government, such because the incorporation of younger folks and digitalization. (EP)