Trade patterns fail to show negative Brexit effects
IEA research featured in The Daily Telegraph
SMPC mentioned in The Intermediary, The Herald, and The Sunday Times
IEA research featured in The Daily Mail, The Sun, Lancashire Times, MSN, and Yahoo!
The article read:
“If Brexit were a major disrupter of UK trade, we could expect to see a divergence between UK trade with EU destinations and UK trade with non-EU destinations. This is not the case.
“While the data is still emerging and longer-term effects are as-yet unknowable, there has been no real disparity between UK trade with EU and non-EU countries. Nor has there been a sharp fall in UK–EU trade either at the aggregate or sector level.”
Read the full article here (print, pg. 2).
The paper has also been featured in The Sun (print, pg. 2), Lancashire Times, MSN, and Yahoo!.
You can read a full copy of Has Brexit Really Harmed UK Trade? Countering the Office for Budget Responsibility’s claims, here.