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AB Foods says no-deal Brexit would be 'reckless'

AB Foods says no-deal Brexit would be 'reckless'
People walk past a pro-Brexit protester outside the Houses of Parliament, after Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal was rejected, in London, Britain, January 16, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls   -   Copyright  HENRY NICHOLLS(Reuters)
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LONDON (Reuters) – Leaving the European Union at the end of March without a deal would be “reckless” for Britain, the finance chief of Associated British Foods <ABF.L> said on Thursday.

“If anybody believes that you can just go ahead without some sort of an agreement here, I think that that is reckless,” finance director John Bason told Reuters.

“The UK’s food supply generally is dependent on the free flowing border,” he said.

(Reporting by James Davey; editing by Guy Faulconbridge)

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