UK aid to protect high street supply chains

Industry News | 14/08/20

The UK Government will launch a new programme to help high street businesses, including UK supermarkets, to strengthen their global supply chains by supporting workers in developing countries during the coronavirus pandemic. The new Vulnerable Supply Chains Facility, made up of £4.85 million UK aid and £2 million from businesses, will help to ensure the steady supply of products like vegetables, coffee and clothes to the UK high street.