Brexit: UK ceramics sector wary of repercussions
Published: Monday, 27 June 2016
UK-based ceramic operators listed export tariffs, bureaucracy costs and regulation vacuum as potential hurdles that Brexit may bring about in the long term, and are wary of insufficient governmental interest in fighting their corner when designing new trade deals.
The UK ceramics industry is concerned about how the recent
vote in favour of Brexit may affect its trade relationship with
Europe, which takes half of British ceramics exports.
Following the outcome of last week’s referendum
on the UK’s EU membership, when a small majority
of votes gave victory to...