EU num­ber crunch­ing

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90% of the UK’S beef and lamb ex­ports and 70% of pork is sold to EU coun­tries

In 2015, the UK ex­ported food and non-al­co­holic drinks worth £8.9 bil­lion to the EU and £3.4 bil­lion to non-eu coun­tries

90% of UK farm­ing out­put is gen­er­ated by only 35% of busi­nesses

55% of the UK’S farm­ing in­come is from CAP

In the 1980s, 70% of EU spend­ing was on CAP; now, it’s 40%

In 2015, CAP cost the EU Û57 bil­lion— about 30 cents per EU cit­i­zen

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