Trade braces for no-deal Brexit

Trade braces for no-deal Brexit

Industry figures are braced for the possibility of a no-deal Brexit as Boris Johnson marks the end of his first week in office. 

The new prime minister has triggered fears that Britain will leave the European Union without a deal on 31st October as he let it be known that he has no intention of engaging in talks with the bloc ahead of the deadline unless they agree to negotiate a new withdrawal agreement. 

As the waiting game continues, publishers, distributors and booksellers are dependent on contingency plans, with concerns over supply delays, over-ordering and delays at the border as t...

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