Brexit 90 days after
impact on Transport and Logistics
Brexit came into effect on 1 January 2021, marking the day the UK left the EU. This has brought on new trade deals and legislations as well as many other changes for both individual and companies.
In this white paper we’ll be looking at Brexit’s effect on the Transport and Logistics industry, focusing on:
the new regulations and rules;
the opportunities that have arisen; and
how to make the most of a post-Brexit world.
In an article by the BBC, a fish merchant that has been in business for 60 years lamented the extensive new requirements that they have to meet to simply get one haul of fish to a country within the EU.
"Prior to Brexit, each shipment simply required a delivery note which was made up of one or two forms and invoices. Post-Brexit, it now takes around 71 pages of paperwork."