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Trade: the numbers

Where does the UK do its trade? The charts in this briefing paper given you some numbers on trade. The first two…

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What is trade?

Trade is the buying and selling of products between countries. These products can be goods, such as food and electrical products, or…

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Trade: how it works today

The way we do trade today is strongly shaped by our membership of the European Union (EU). This will continue until we…

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In conversation with Sajid Javid MP

05 Oct 2020

Brexit and Beyond podcast with Cas Mudde

02 Oct 2020

The Facts

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Who is the UK negotiating new trade agreements with?

As of September 2020, the UK was negotiating trade agreements with the EU, the US, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
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What is net migration?

Net migration is the sum of the number of people who move to the UK to live for at least a year…

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What is state aid?

An advantage given by national authorities to economic actors that affects trade between member states can be considered state aid under EU…

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