France preparing additional sea ports for Irish freight traffic after Brexit
French transport minister says plans in place to segregate Irish freight traffic from UK freight arriving after Brexit
Michael Sheary from the Irish Ports Association with Elisabeth Borne, French Minister for Transport and Meriadec Le Mouillour from the Union Des ports Francais at the signing of a memorandum of Agreement at Dublin Port. Photograph: Alan Betson
She was speaking at the signing of an agreement between the Irish and French ports’ associations in Dublin to look at increasing capacity on existing sea routes between Ireland and France and consider new routes if there are restrictions on the UK landbridge after the United Kingdom quits the European Union in March.