When it comes to UK exports, seafood matters!
British fishermen sold 85% of their harvest from the sea to mainland Europe in 2015. What’s more, the government department Defra, says sustainable fishing has led to stock recovery, allowing significant quota increases for species like cod and haddock in the North Sea and plaice in the English Channel. But is it all plain sailing for the industry? Our reporter Matt Cox has been discovering more about the political storm that could soon be rocking boats.