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British Irish Chamber of Commerce Publishes its 2019 Pre-Budget Submission

The British Irish Chamber of Commerce today called for the establishment of an EU-wide Brexit Mitigation Fund for industries and regions negatively impacted by Brexit and urged the government to step up its efforts to protect the economy against the worst impacts of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. In its Pre-Budget Submission presented to […]

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Chamber welcomes latest Bord Bia Brexit Report: ‘Food and Drinks Supply Chain Logistics’

Bord Bia published its latest Brexit report on Tuesday, entitled ‘Food and Drink Supply Chain Logistics: Strategies for Success’, focusing on the potential impact of Brexit on supply chains and logistics. The report finds that potential disruption to frictionless trade via the Ireland-UK ‘land bridge’ due to tariffs and customs checks is an issue of […]

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EU Calls on Companies to Prepare for Brexit

Last week the EU Commission published a Communication on preparing for the UK’s departure from the EU. The document calls on all EU stakeholders, including businesses to step up preparations for all potential Brexit outcomes, including no-deal. While the document reiterates the EU’s commitment to securing a deal with the UK, it notes that “even […]

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