This episode looks at the climate crisis, and specifically the trade policy response to the push towards net zero in Europe and around the world. A whole market infrastructure has been created in Europe and elsewhere with carbon emission allowances being bought and sold as a way of taxing high-emission …
Trade Bites Podcast
Trade Bites: What does an inclusive trade policy mean and how to achieve it?
Who are the ultimate stakeholders in UK trade policy? And how much of a say do they actually have in the policies that ultimately govern us?
Week in London : EEA deal, Australia scrutiny, China semiconductors, India, EU potatoes
Below, an overview of key developments in United Kingdom trade policy this week.
Podcast: Trade megabytes – the dynamic landscape of digital trade regulation
Borderlex is pleased to partner with the UK Trade Policy Observatory for its trade policy podcasts. These are moderated by our deputy editor Chris Horseman.
Podcast: Drowning in red tape? UK business, trade and Brexit
Up until the end of last year, the UK was part of the EU single market, and British traders had enjoyed frictionless trade with Europe for several decades. But all of that has now changed. Customs formalities are a fact of life, with paperwork to be filled in whether you’re …
Trade Bites: After the great divorce – the new EU UK trade relationship
The UK’s Trade and Cooperation Agreement with the EU came into force on New Year’s Day. Since then, the focus has mainly been on the border issues, with supermarket supplies running short in a few areas, and lorry drivers’ ham sandwiches being confiscated by Dutch customs officials. But while the …
Trade Bites Podcast: Food standards and Brexit – digesting the choices that lie ahead
Podcast: This episode examines the question of food standards and how they will affect Britain’s post-Brexit international trade.
Trade Bites Podcast: The Internal Market Bill – avoiding trade anarchy in the UK?
Podcast: Since the Brexit referendum, the trade policy focus has been primarily about how UK businesses will trade with their counterparts in the EU and around the world. But what about intra-UK trade?
Trade Bites Podcast: Open to the world? The UK’s Global Tariff consultation
Episode 5: Open to the world? The UK’s Global Tariff consultation Back in early February, the Department for International Trade announced that it was seeking the views of stakeholders on what sort of tariffs the UK should apply on its imports of goods. As an EU member, the UK applied …
Trade Bites Podcast: Dude where’s my border? UK, Irish and EU trade post-Brexit
Episode 4: Dude where’s my border? UK, Irish and EU trade post-Brexit The question of the Irish border has been one of the most contentious issues in the Brexit negotiations between the UK and the EU. Boris Johnson has claimed that his Brexit deal is the best of all …