Government unveils £1trn export plans

The Department for International Trade has launched a ‘Made in the UK, Sold to the World’ campaign to boost the country’s exports to £1 trillion by the end of the decade. A 12-point strategy published on 17 November includes an Export Support Service, a new trade show programme and expansion of the Export Academy launched in October across the whole country, including Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The UK Export Finance ... [+]

UK publishes post-Brexit customs tariff – updated

The Department for International Trade has published an outline of the new UK Global Tariff under which it would trade with the rest of the world after Brexit, including tariff reductions on many goods. The draft free trade agreement envisages that they would be abolished on around £30 billion-worth of ... [+]

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