How post-Brexit logistics is affecting fine wine shipping

31 March 2021 – With regulations governing UK/EU trade having changed significantly on 1 January, James Lawrence investigates how the new trade laws are affecting the shipping of fine wine. Despite the upheaval caused by the pandemic, transporting wine across the English Channel was a (relatively) straightforward process in 2020. It required a minimum level of regulatory…

Irish officials raise queries with EU over disruptive post-Brexit ‘rules of origin’

18 January 2021 – Government officials have raised queries with the European Commission about post-Brexit “rules of origin” restrictions that are disrupting supply chains of foods and other products coming from mainland Europe to Ireland. Rules of origin are designed to prevent a UK company buying cheap products from a non-EU country and repackaging and rebranding them and then selling them…

Exporting Goods to the EU after Brexit: What You Need to Know

29th September 2020 Following a 12-month transition period, the UK will formally exit the EU on 31 December 2020. If you export or import goods to or from Europe, you are most likely wondering what this means for your business. Here, Gareth Bridgland from Perrys Chartered Accountants, has outlined the main points to help you…

Dealing with customs declarations key to avoid being overwhelmed by Brexit

September 20 2020 – Regardless of the outcome of the Brexit negotiations, our trading relationship with the UK will change fundamentally and irrevocably on January 1. While the Brexit process may have been plagued with uncertainty up until now, the only absolute certainty in relation to the trading relationship is that moving goods to, from,…