Fears of trade meltdown if Northern Ireland border solution is suspended


Tariffs on most goods and increased restrictions could be imposed on EU-UK trade if Great Britain pulls out of the current Northern Ireland border solution, ParcelHero has warned. There is increasing concern that the UK government will trigger Article 16, which allows parts of the protocol to be unilaterally suspended if they are causing serious economic difficulties. It said this is already happening due to trade frictions brought about as a result of the protocol, which is causing more disruption […]