Announcement comes during Holyrood food and drink debate.
Argyll’s hotels and restaurants are struggling to capitalise on the best ever UK staycation boom and the end of social distancing, due to staff shortages caused by Brexit, covid, and burnout
‘If people had all the information and knowledge of what Brexit really meant they would have voted differently,’ MP quotes local seafood operator in parliamentary debate.
Mr Allan said the current crisis facing the fishing industry is really concerning. ‘The last few weeks have seen prices collapse, produce left behind and vessels told not to go out to sea,’ Mr Allan commented.
Local companies exporting fish and shellfish to the EU say that they need more than a ‘sticking plaster’ approach to fix the situation.