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"
13 automotive Brexit myths – busted (SMMT) 11/07/2019
UK automotive industry puts the record straight on ‘no deal’ Brexit impact, as Parliament debates the meaningful vote.
Mark Carney says it's a "myth" that the UK could maintain zero tariffs in a Brexit on WTO rules 03/04/2019
"Forget the fiction... it's absolute nonsense. It needs to be called out."
Brexiteer MP who tweeted about ‘EU protectionist racket’ while clutching lemons left sour after being schooled by an expert 25/09/2018
The 'tariff nerd' received thousands of retweets after debunking the MP's claims.
How the EU starves Africa into submission [with later errata pointing out it doesn't - WayBackMachine archive] 26/10/2015
This article, circulated widely on social media at the time of the referendum, claimed in error that EU tariffs starve African farmers. Since then it has been updated with an errata explaining its stated facts and conclusion are wrong. No tariffs are paid except on weapons. / NOTE: This article has now been removed from CAPX. We've linked to a copy from the WayBackMachine web archive.]
Unfortunately, both points raised by Jacob in this clip are incorrect. Firstly there isn’t a 10-year window under WTO rules that allow us to retain on our current trading arrangement with the EU.