Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Questions (596)

Joe McHugh

Question:

596. Deputy Joe McHugh asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will provide an update in the renewed trade of live cattle to Libya. [10217/13]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

A shipment of 2882 cattle from Ireland is currently en route to Libya. While I understand that further trade with Libya is likely, this is a commercial matter and not one in which my Department has any direct involvement.