Germany panic as it outlines threat of Britain after Brexit ‘UK is economic competitor'

GERMANY has admitted it fears the threat of Britain as an economic "competitor", urging the EU to take a tough stance in Brexit negotiations.

Federal Foreign Minister Heiko Maas urged EU chiefs to go into trade negotiations united and warned against compromising to keep Britain close after Brexit. He said dumping measures and unfair competitive conditions must be prevented after Britain’s exit from the bloc.

Speaking in Germany’s Bundestag, Mr Mass said: "The European Union is striving for a free trade zone without tariffs and quotas.

“But that means zero dumping and zero unfair competition at...
source: Express

2020-02-14 17:56
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