Emmanuel Macron urges EU to cut a close deal with UK

Emmanuel Macron is allegedly urging the European Union to consent to a close relationshio with the UK after Brexit. The French president plans to utilise an EU summit next month from now in Salzburg, Austria, to push for another “alliance” between the alliance and Britain. Another Continental structure would see concentric circles with the EU…

Brexit Trade Round Table

UKFT held a fashion and textile trade policy roundtable recently, in conjunction with leading civil servants from the Department for Trade (DIT) and the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The purpose of the roundtable was to present the industry’s views to DIT and BEIS on the development of an independent trade policy…

Inaction isn’t an option: CILT chief executive

Kevin Richardson FCILT, Chief Executive, CILT(UK), was pleased to represent logistics and transport experts at an ongoing Brexit round table meeting, facilitated by the Secretary of State for Transport. On Thursday 9th August, Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport, facilitated a road haulage round table with proficient representatives, the Department for Transport (DfT)…

FSB urges UK govt to prevent ‘No Deal’ Brexit

A ‘No Deal’ Brexit would lopsidedly hit independent ventures in the United Kingdom, as per the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB). Almost 66% of private ventures that fare products to the European Union Customs Union felt that exchange would be influenced if costs expanded because of extra traditions assertions, FSB’s examination found. Worryingly, more than…