We are supposed to buy locally produced items - milk from cows in our area etc etc.
That is in my opinion a good thing.
EU countries now export for example frozen chickens to some African states.
These frozen chickens are cheaper than the ones from an African chicken farmer.
This means that the African chicken farmer cannot sell his chickens and has to close his little/big farm.
He has no income and cannot suport his family and he tries to come to EU countries. A very dangerous solution.
The EU countries and Japan can afford enormous fishing ships and to fish along the African coast.
This means that an African fisher with his much smaller boat cannot compeat with EU and Japan.
So we here in EU buy fish from Africa fished by EU fishermen and not by Africans. What does that mean for the African. He has no income, he cannot support his family - so he gets on his very very dangerous way to EU countries in the hope a better future.
On the other hand we are kind people and send our used T-shirts and jeans to Africa. We give them away free with the result that the Africans cannot sell their cloth as much as they should.
So the little cloth store has to close and........