Responding to today's announcements of £200m for a new Trader Support Service the BCC’s Director of Trade Facilitation Liam Smyth said:
The UK left the European Union on 31st January 2020, and the transition period comes to an end in December this year. It is vital that businesses take action now to get ready for a new border operating environment from 1st January 2021.
Sheffield Chamber is delighted to announce a new partnership with leading foreign exchange experts moneycorp, to provide better financial support to businesses trading overseas.
Commenting on the government’s publication of further details on the UK points-based immigration system, BCC Director General Adam Marshall said:
The UK government has provided guidelines for how importers and exporters can prepare for new trade rules once the UK has left the Single Market and EU Customs Union.
Commenting on the government’s new proposed processes for moving goods from the UK to the EU from January 1st 2021, published today, BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall said:
Following a meeting with the Withdrawal Joint Committee (WJC), the UK has formally notified the EU that it will neither accept nor seek any extension to the transition period.