Systemic problems with Brexit red tape will continue to hit exports, RHA warns, as number of empty lorries leaving UK doubles


 

The RHA is disputing an Office of National Statistics (ONS) forecast that UK exports could rally as traders get used to the new rules. Instead, it warns, exports will continue to fall unless systemic problems are not addressed, brought about by Brexit red tape and a lack of customs agents. The warning follows the publication of Office of National Statistics (ONS) statistics last week which show UK exports to the EU dropped by 40.7%, or £5.6bn in January. In a […]