East Midlands faces ‘multi-million pound blow’ of no-deal Brexit

Richard Blackmore
The East Midlands economy is facing a "multi-million pound blow" in the event of a ‘no deal’ Brexit due to the collapse of international trade deals, the CBI is warning. The CBI's East Midlands director is highlighting the "damaging implications" for UK businesses of crashing out of the trade deals EU membership provides. The CBI points out that the UK currently benefits from extensive trade agreements as an EU member, spanning around 70 countries. The CBI estimates the total amount of global GDP covered by the EU and the co... For the full story register now for free or login below...