Europe Eats the World: How the EU’s Food Production and Consumption Impact the Planet

May 23, 2022 | by
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Despite being the world's largest exporter of agri-food products in economic terms, the EU carries a significant trade deficit when measured for what actually matters in nutritional terms, such as calories and proteins. The EU consumes more than its fair share and our current high levels of food production are only possible thanks to massive imports of resources.