Author: Chris Horseman

Northern Ireland UK trade legislation UK WTO & 3rd countries Week in London column

Week in London: Northern Ireland Protocol under fire, Ghana bananas, food standards and more

Developments on the UK trade policy front in its first week after the end of the Transition Period: Northern Ireland, hiccups in the Ghana EPA roll-over, food standards and UK trade legislation as well as personnel changes at the Department for International Trade.

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US extends scope of Airbus sanctions, activates digital tax retaliation against France

The outgoing Trump administration has made what could be its final contribution to transatlantic trade relations by extending its existing ‘Airbus’ sanctions on EU imports to a range of additional products. It is also imposing a new set of sanctions against French products as a riposte against France’s new digital …