Flexibility does not come for free 16/01/2020
An EU-UK free trade agreement will result in new barriers to trade and border friction even if the UK chooses to unilaterally align itself with EU rules and regulations.
‘Prepare for the worst’ EU officials tell business after Sajid Javid’s FT interview.
Brussels rules out 'mutual recognition' of regulations between EU and UK ahead of talks.
Johnson's 'no deal 2.0' virtue signalling 20/12/2019
"The first week of Johnson’s new administration has seen both speculation about, and the beginning of some answers to, how he intends to undertake Brexit. The outrageousness of that situation shouldn’t pass without comment."
How has the Leave vote affected the UK economy, ask Swati Dhingra and Thomas Sampson (LSE) in this second of two blogs based on the CEP Election Analysis briefing on Brexit.
The biggest crisis of Brexit to date actually still lies ahead of us in late 2020.
Many EU member states are calling for a very hard line with the UK in talks on future relationship.
Country’s claim that meat exports are suffering wins support from 14 countries.
Britain would have no more than a few months to negotiate a new trade agreement with Brussels, a process that typically takes years.
Priti Patel unable to answer questions on post-Brexit checks between Northern Ireland and Britain 23/10/2019
The home secretary has been unable to clarify what checks will take place on goods moving between Northern Ireland and Great Britain after Brexit.
The aim of this briefing is to describe what happens under WTO rules if there is ‘no deal’.
Sajid Javid: The only thing leaving the EU guarantees is a lost decade for British business 14/05/2016
The government's own impact assessment of the Brexit deal confirms firms will have to pay fees, fill out forms and face border inspections when sending goods within the UK.
Chancellor refuses to publish analysis of economic damage from Boris Johnson's deal before MPs vote 18/10/2019
Treasury committee head suggests it means ‘existing analysis stands’ – of a £130bn hit from loss of frictionless trade with EU.
Boris Johnson's own official government figures shows his Brexit deal will make British people much poorer 18/10/2019
The government is facing an unprecedented backlash from five key industries over Boris Johnson's plans for post-Brexit trading arrangements.
Philip Hammond - Tariff free trade deals would only contribute a tiny amount to our GDP... so we must quash "this myth that third country trade deals will solve all our problems"
Trade secretary says scrapping protections ‘vital for giving us the freedom and flexibility’ to sign deals.
Industry body says tariffs put jobs at risk but shares in European drinks makers rise.
New Zealand is negotiating a free trade agreement with the European Union, one of the world's largest trading entities. We're aiming for a modern, high-quality agreement.
Australia and the European Union (EU) launched negotiations for a free trade agreement (FTA) on 18 June 2018. As a bloc, the EU is Australia's second largest trading partner, third largest export destination, and second largest services export market. The EU was Australia's largest source of foreign investment in 2018.
No deal Brexit: issues, impact, implications 03/09/2019
The report shows that no deal will not “get Brexit done” rather, it will usher in a period of prolonged uncertainty for citizens, workers and businesses, which is unlikely to be resolved anytime soon, our new report, No deal Brexit: issues, impacts, implications, reveals.