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Comment – It’s time to face up to the prospect of Brexit Armageddon
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Comment – It’s time to face up to the prospect of Brexit Armageddon

  Britain is heading straight into the ‘cliff edge’ scenario. It’s time for both Britain and the EU to significantly change tack before it’s too late and Armageddon sets in, argues Iana Dreyer.   Both the United Kingdom and the European Union are aiming for a “smooth” and “orderly” withdrawal …

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Brexit 2019: UK to be stripped off oversight rights for animal products going to EU

A short comment by Iana Dreyer.   EU member state guidelines on trade relations between the EU and Britain on the date of withdrawal from the EU released on Thuresday (29 June 2017) are still rudimentary. They explicitly focus on elementary issues: market surveillance of agriculture products, and the very basics …

European textile group sets out Brexit wish list
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European textile group sets out Brexit wish list

The biggest European textile business organisation Euratex released a position paper on the industry’s future trading relationship  Britain as leaves the European Union.   Euratex key demands are: a transitional arrangement that avoids any abrupt change in the trading relationship after March 2019, when the UK is set to depart, duty-free trade …