Government slammed over “wavering approach” to imported goods as checks are delayed until end of 2023


 

Post-Brexit import checks on goods arriving from the EU will not be introduced this year, resulting in a mixed response from businesses. The government said Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the rise in global energy costs had had a significant effect on supply chains still recovering from the pandemic. As a result, it said it would be wrong to impose new administrative requirements on businesses, who could pass on the costs to consumers. Instead, the remaining controls will come into […]