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HMRC ‘to halve trusted trader time’

[ November 1, 2018   //   ]

The government promised that HMRC would take steps to halve the time it takes companies to become Trusted Customs Traders from 120 to 60 days, as part of the Budget unveiled on 31 October. It also promised an additional £2 billion in UK Export Finance (UKEF) direct lending for overseas buyers and a new UK mission to the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN).