Trade searches for Brexit silver linings

Trade searches for Brexit silver linings

As Britain officially leaves the European Union at 11 p.m. tonight (Friday 31st January) and embarks on an 11-month transition period, a number of trade figures say this new era could usher in opportunities and provide some economic and political certainty. 

The trade supported Remain overwhelmingly in the June 2016 referendum, and many in the industry contacted by The Bookseller struggled to find a positive to the divorce. But there is some hope, with the certainty of Brexit instilling greater consumer confidence, and giving the government the chance to harness the UK’s export potential, ...

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