The aftershocks and impact on new trading rules are only just starting to be felt. New VAT rules, Customs/Duty regulations will add friction and cost to virtually every UK trading entity that works with the EU: https://lnkd.in/dVEf-8C # #trade #tariffs #internationaltrade
Lack of queues in and around Dover does not mean that there are no problems: many hauliers, couriers and affected businesses are simply choosing to return lorries empty of goods. My friend imports #rothaus beer from the Black Forest in Germany. Now, shipping agents are required on both sides of the channel, increasing paperwork, uncertainty and delay.