The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement: Implications for the shipping industry
Under the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (the TCA), the EU and the UK have reached an agreement on their future relationship.
What does the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement mean for aviation?
On December 24, 2020, the UK and EU finally announced that an agreement had been reached regarding their future trading relationship.
UK and EU agree post-Brexit trade deal
The UK has agreed a free trade deal with the EU ahead of the end to the Brexit transition period at 11pm on December 31, 2020.
Immigration after Brexit
Free movement of people from the EU to the UK and vice versa is scheduled to end at 11pm on December 31, 2020.
The UK-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement
On September 11, 2020, the UK concluded a free trade agreement (FTA) with Japan: the UK-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement.
Brexit update on aviation
Aviation is one of the sectors most vulnerable to the impact of the UK leaving the EU as air transport services (including air traffic rights) are excluded from the WTO General Agreement on Trade in Services, meaning that there is no fallback arrangement in the absence of agreement between the parties.
HM Treasury Call for Evidence on the Overseas Framework
On 15 December 2020, HM Treasury issued a Call for Evidence on the UK’s Overseas Framework.
Regulation Tomorrow Podcast: Episode 3 out now
Episode 3 of the Regulation Tomorrow Podcast is out now.