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BREXIT TRANSITION CHANGES  - ACTIONS FOR BUSINESSES

 

The UK and EU have agreed a Trade and Cooperation Agreement governing future trade relations from 1 January 2021, that will see no tariffs or quotas on the movement of goods produced between the UK and the EU. 

 

Your business has to make a number of changes to ensure continued flow of people, data, goods and services between the UK and the EU. Businesses should take action as the UK is no longer in the single market or the customs union. This document provides a summary of some of the key actions. 

 

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SECTOR SPECIFIC BREXIT TRANSITION ACTIONS

 

The UK has left the EU and now has a free trade agreement based on zero tariffs and zero quotas. It takes the UK completely out of the EU’s customs union, the EU’s single m arket and the EU’s entire legal order. This means businesses should continue their preparations to operate in an independent trading nation. What is the purpose of this document?

 

This document provides you with information about important actions for 10 sectors of the economy:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Chemicals
  • Construction 
  • Consumer Goods
  • Electronics and Machinery
  • Life Sciences
  • Metals and Materials
  • Professional and Business Services
  • Retail

 

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EU-UK TRADE AND COOPERATION AGREEMENT ANALYSIS: JANUARY 2021

 

On 24 December 2020, the UK and EU negotiators reached an “agreement in principle” on the text of a new trade and cooperation agreement to govern their relations now that the UK has left the EU. The provisional application of this agreement went live on 1 January 2021 following the ratification of this agreement by both the EU and UK.

 

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Translation Services

 

Communication can be key to thriving on the international stage and that's why we support members with the Chamber Translation service, a cost-efficient means of translating important commercial documents.

A full range of translation and interpreting services are available including translations in over 100 languages, native language support, liaison and ad-hoc interpreting and even conference calls and voice-overs.

For more information please call the International Trade team on 01444 259 259

 


 

Foreign Exchange

 

Help your business to save money and manage foreign exchange risk. Chamber Foreign Exchange, in partnership with Moneycorp, offers competitive exchange rates, free online currency accounts, reduced transfer fees and fast, online transactions. Add practical advice and a free foreign exchange health check of your FX requirements to see your business capitalise on currency fluctuations and save money on every transaction.

 

 

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