Billions in EU internal trade at risk if Schengen borders restricted

  • 26-APR-2016

The EU risks losing hundreds of billions of Euros in trade if EU governments impose restrictions on cross-border movement due to the migrant crisis. The EPP Group's Spokesman on the internal market and consumer protection, Andreas Schwab, says the EU must develop a common policy to strengthen the Union's external borders to address the migrant crisis without disrupting vital internal trade and travel.