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Month: January 2021

Brexit – New Rules Are Here

A message from the new Business Secretary, Kwasi Kwarteng: The Brexit transition period is over and now is the time to seize the opportunities ahead I am delighted to have been appointed Business Secretary. The last year has been extremely challenging for

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Keep your business moving – Brexit: New rules are here

Doing business with Europe has changed. You need to follow new rules on areas including but not limited to; exports, imports, tariffs, data and hiring. You have previously registered to view Government transition webinars and, following the new Trade and

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Government tackles late payments to small firms to protect jobs

Reforms to the Prompt Payment Code announced today, encouraging companies to stand by smaller suppliers. Government to strengthen Prompt Payment Code, ensuring larger companies pay their suppliers on time required payment period to small businesses slashed in

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 UNIQUE POLISHING ENTER THE PICKLING AND PASSIVATION SECTOR

UNIQUE POLISHING is pleased to announce the launch of our new state of the art Pickling and Passivation Department.  Our new 10,000 sqft metal treatment facility is located in Oldham, Greater Manchester with excellent links to both the M60 and M62 motorways

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FAQs: Tariffs and Rules of Origin (RoO) in the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement

1) Can I export tariff free under the new UK-EU trade deal? As of 1 January 2021, goods exported to the EU are eligible for zero tariffs if the goods meet the Rules of Origin requirements set out in the Agreement and have the right documentation. If not, the

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Make 2021 the Year for Exporting

The Department for International Trade is inviting  small and micro-businesses to join our highly anticipated Export Academy, announced by Minister Stuart in 2020. Whether your business wants to start exporting, or is aiming to enter new markets, the Export

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New Rules Are Here: Keep Your Business Moving

The UK Government has reached a negotiated outcome with the EU. The Government has released a Deal Explainer that sets out the core provisions of the agreement and how they apply to your business. Doing business with Europe has changed and you will need to

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Hydrogen Online Workshop – Thursday March 25th – Starts at 09:00

Hydrogen Online Workshop (HOW) is a unique interactive workshop platform to discuss the most important questions of the hydrogen industry. 100+ world class experts, 150+ exhibitors, 15,000+ participants. Join the worldwide community and discuss HOW to make

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Transformation Foundation Industries – Project Partner Brokerage Event – Thursday 21st January at 10:00

The Transforming Foundation Industries (TFI) Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) will shortly be opening a competition to fund large innovative projects to improve productivity and sustainability. The aim of this Project Partner Brokerage Event is to

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Coronavirus testing for hauliers before leaving the UK for France

I am writing to ask for your assistance in ensuring that hauliers can move steadily across the border. The requirement for hauliers planning to cross the Channel to get a negative Covid-19 test before travelling to Kent or other Channel crossing points is set

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