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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Trade across Irish border booms after Brexit | The Guardian

“Northern Ireland’s trade with Ireland has not been impeded by Brexit, unlike the rest of the UK, where exporters face a mountain of paperwork and compliance issues to sell into the EU.” https://www.theguardian.com/business/2022/jul/18/trade-across-irish-border-booms-after-brexit-amid-energy-growth Trade across Irish border booms after Brexit amid energy growth Trade in the other direction, from Ireland to Northern Ireland, rocketed by […]

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Plaid Cymru calls for the UK to rejoin the single market | Business Live

“Plaid’s leader Adam Price said the move would help alleviate the cost-of-living crisis.” https://www.business-live.co.uk/economic-development/plaid-cymru-calls-uk-rejoin-24344694 Plaid Cymru calls for the UK to rejoin the single market Plaid Cymru says that the UK re-entering the single market would be the best way to address the spiraling cost of living crisis. The party’s leader, Adam Price, has called […]

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