Goods checks needed on just two roads after independence, says Sturgeon | The Independent

“We have a market seven times the size of the UK’s on our doorstep and we should be seeking to put arrangements in place to allow trade across that.” https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/scotland-nicola-sturgeon-england-first-minister-scottish-government-b2204543.html

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British exports to EU tumble by £300m in August | The London Economic

“Trade in a Brexit-less multiverse would be booming”, one logistics expert said.” https://www.thelondoneconomic.com/business-economics/british-exports-to-eu-tumble-by-300m-in-august-336846/ British exports to EU tumble by £300m in August Economists had been expecting zero growth in August. Commenting on the data, ParcelHero’s head of consumer research, David Jinks, says: “UK exports to the EU continued to tumble in August … www.thelondoneconomic.com

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Shock as Britain finds EU trade suffers because we choose not to offer what it wants | East Anglia Bylines

“Britain chose to be outside the EU rules and its sovereignty. Why are we surprised that that leaves us at a disadvantage?” https://eastangliabylines.co.uk/shock-as-britain-finds-eu-trade-suffers-because-we-choose-not-to-offer-what-it-wants/

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Biden to tell Truss to negotiate with EU over NI protocol | BBC News

“Mr Sullivan made clear Mr Biden would discuss it “in some detail” with Ms Truss when they meet as part of her trip to address the UN General Assembly.” https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-62976595 Joe Biden to tell Liz Truss to negotiate with EU over NI protocol US President Joe Biden will urge Prime Minister Liz Truss to work […]

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Flaws in UK/New Zealand trade deal exposed by separate EU arrangements | Meat Management

“If you look at the EU deal overall, I think it’s fairer for EU farmers. They’re much tighter on quotas.” https://meatmanagement.com/flaws-in-the-uk-new-zealand-trade-deal-exposed-by-separate-eu-arrangements/?fbclid=IwAR1EyIpphcDTnSdobIuJwX3Jm0d2-ZF_phRJUCs39hOuLrluD2VYkQuhRuU&fs=e&s=cl

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British government thwarting north’s potential to exploit Republic’s post-Brexit trading difficulties | The Irish News

“Mr Farry said the official statistics illustrated that the “nonsense of Brexit brings wide-ranging consequences”, including for large aspects of the supply chain into the Republic. But the North Down MP said difficulties for firms in the south presented an opportunity for the north to ‘develop further as a distribution hub for both this region […]

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Cheese not on the table in Canada-U.K. trade talks | CBC News

“When Britain was an EU member, it was part of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement with Canada, giving it some access to Canada’s cheese market. After the U.K. left the EU, a “continuity agreement” with Canada was swiftly put in place to maintain the CETA arrangement until a bilateral trade deal could be struck. […]

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Laid Back Bikes: Edinburgh business’s nightmare after Brexit ‘waste of time’ | The National

“More than a year after the UK fully withdrew from the EU, an Edinburgh business owner has revealed how he still spends countless hours on admin just trying to get items to and from Europe.” https://www.thenational.scot/news/20038366.laid-back-bikes-edinburgh-businesss-nightmare-brexit-waste-time/

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