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Legislation | 16 October 2019

US and China make tentative trade deal, but doubts continue

An already shaky deal between the US and China is having its foundations further tested.


Industry News | 16 October 2019

IMF cuts growth forecast to lowest since financial crash

Lower figures for economic growth have been put forward in the IMF's latest report.


Imports and Exports | 15 October 2019

WTO formally authorises Airbus tariffs

Tariffs on EU products do look set to go ahead after formal approval of a WTO ruling.


Legislation | 15 October 2019

EU to resume trade talks with Thailand

The EU has said it is open to resuming trade negotiations with Thailand following the end of military rule.


Legislation | 9 October 2019

Australia expected to ratify Hong Kong and Indonesian FTAs

New free trade deals between Australia, Indonesia and Hong Kong could be ratified as early as Christmas.


Brexit | 9 October 2019

UK govt publishes Brexit readiness report for businesses

The government is taking preparatory measures for a no-deal Brexit.


Imports and Exports | 8 October 2019

Scotch whisky industry reacts angrily to incoming US tariffs

Scotch whisky will suddenly become more expensive to send to the US.


Brexit | 8 October 2019

HMRC assesses business cost of no-deal Brexit

More customs forms for businesses after Brexit could equate to greater costs, HMRC warns.


Origin Calculation | 2 October 2019

Creative origin classification can circumvent tariffs - but be careful

A law expert has provided tips on reducing the impact of tariffs, but caution is always advised.


Brexit | 2 October 2019

Boris Johnson to deliver Brexit ultimatum

A keynote speech will see Boris Johnson lay down the law to EU Brexit negotiators.