A no-deal Brexit will have a “severe” impact on the automotive sector, raising prices for customers and disrupting the industry’s just-in-time operating model, EU automotive organisations warned this week. In an unprecedented joint statement, 23 automotive associations from across the EU warned of the “devastating” impact a no-deal Brexit will have on the sector. It said: “The UK’s departure from the EU without a deal would trigger a seismic shift in trading conditions, with billions of euros of tariffs threatening […]
Contingency plans to fast track cross-border permits for hauliers in the event of a hard Brexit have been put in place by the government.
Work on post-Brexit freight software is unlikely to be ready for the 1 January deadline, the Association of Freight Software Suppliers (AFSS) has warned.
There is widespread agreement among UK and Irish parties that there should be no return to what has been labelled a ‘hard border’ separating Northern Ireland and Ireland after Brexit.