Jude Kirton-Darling speaks about granting China Market Economy Status as EP votes against it

12 May 2016

After the summer, MEPs will be asked whether or not to grant China Market Economy Status - Jude speaks in support of EP resolution which argues we shouldn't and calls on EU governments to unblock crucial reform of trade defence instruments.

Do you think the North East needs its own voice in the EU exit negotiations?

Latest Tweets

Great to see Northumberland on the map in the @BBCCountryfile magazine awards, winning National Park of the Year… https://t.co/KqlFkwJheb 15 hours 12 min ago
RT @michael_wildbbc: Exclusive interview with Labour leader @jeremycorbyn in Newcastle. Sunday Politics North East & Cumbria this weekend.… 18 hours 23 min ago
RT @PaulBrannenNE: A warning for the young as the UK population sees an increasing percentage of older people who are more inclined to vote… 1 day 18 hours ago
RT @LeftFootFwd: How #Brexit could kill trade in poorest countries in the world https://t.co/FmDk4WJA8x https://t.co/MnsWX4Lr30 1 day 18 hours ago
Read @Jude_KD's latest blog on why staying in the Customs Union could save millions of people's livelihoods in Afri… https://t.co/qCYKlw6Xi5 1 day 18 hours ago

Sign up to our Newsletter