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Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
Report and Government response published.
The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee is today launching an inquiry into the fur trade in the UK.
The Committee wishes to examine the current fur trade and how the industry can be made more transparent for the consumers. Longer-term, Brexit may provide an opportunity for the UK Government to look at legislation around the import of fur.
Evidence given by Rt Hon Lord Henley, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Beth Martin, Deputy Director, Consumer and Competition Directorate, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Lord Gardiner, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, and Marc Casale, Deputy Director, Animal Health and Welfare, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs .
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee Chair comments on Government Response to fur trade report