Brexit will increase food supply chain costs, warn business groups

“For them it’s about just in time delivery, so any kind of customs paperwork, rules of origin calculations, for them is very difficult. They’re operating on lower [profit] margins, so they’re operating typically on a 4% margin, so as soon as you start adding this bureaucracy into it, it adds up.”

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