EU exports halt as UK firms encounter extra charges

Due to the new trade rules that came into effect on 1 January 2021, many UK businesses, who export to the EU, have been hit by extra charges, taxes and paperwork. Some have stopped exports to the EU as a result. Continue reading

Further financial support to help fishing businesses with new exporting requirements

New financial support will help fishing businesses export their products across the world, it has been announced.Continue reading

New laws to ensure businesses can trade freely between all four parts of the UK at end of transition period

New laws approved this week will ensure that no “harmful barriers” will be imposed on trade between the four parts of the UK at the end of the Brexit transition period, it has been announced.Continue reading

UK businesses still have ‘unanswered questions’ on post-Brexit rules

UK businesses are still unclear on which rules and regulations will apply to them once the Brexit transition period ends, according to data from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).Continue reading

Brexit: Just 13 per cent of businesses feel prepared for the UK to leave the EU

According to the latest research, one in eight businesses feel prepared for the UK to leave the European Union (EU) after the transition period comes to an end in December.Continue reading

UK Export Finance scheme extended to more than 100 overseas territories

The Government’s UK Export Finance (UKEF) scheme has now been extended to support international trade in more than 100 countries, it has been announced.Continue reading

Points-based immigration system works for small businesses providing “costs are kept down”, says FSB

The Government’s new immigration system “works for small businesses”, but only if costs can be kept to a minimum, an industry body has said.Continue reading

Government launches new Business Support hub

The Government has today launched a new nationwide business campaign designed to support enterprise owners through the Brexit transitional phase and beyond.Continue reading

Government extends deadline to claim post-Brexit customs support

The deadline for applying for customs and tariff support has been extended to 31 January 2021, the Government has announced.Continue reading

Brexit – what happens next?

The UK is set to leave the European Union (EU) on Friday 31 January 2020 at 11 pm – but what happens next?Continue reading

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