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Impact of Brexit by industry sector - all reports

This page contains a list of externally produced resources which consider the impact of the decision to leave the EU on individual industry sectors. The selection includes reports on potential issues/opportunities, forecasts and studies on related issues.

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Fisheries and Brexit

The UK in a Changing Europe 12 June 2020

Report published by research organisation The UK in a Changing Europe. Covers the economic and political significance of the fishing industry for the UK and the EU, how fishing features in the Brexit negotiations and what the implications of the talks might be for the sector.

Will music survive Brexit?

Incorporated Society of Musicians May 2020

Report containing the results of the Incorporated Society of Musicians’ fifth survey into the impact of Brexit on the music sector. Covers professional work, mobility, transportation of instruments and equipment, health insurance, social security and tax and working abroad.

Brexit next steps: Farm funding in 2020

House of Commons Library 29 January 2020

Insight from the House of Commons Library looking at the legislation and policy on 2020 farm payments as the UK leaves the EU.

Brexit update: the shape of the United Kingdom's exit

Eversheds Sutherland 29 January 2020

Article from law firm Eversheds Sutherland on the implications of the withdrawal arrangements as the UK leaves the EU. Discusses business planning with sections on immigration, data protection and financial services.

Brexit Essentials - will this deal get Brexit done?

Slaughter and May January 2020

Briefing from international law firm Slaughter and May which outlines the key features of the withdrawal agreement. The authors explain that the practical impact for most business is minimal during the implementation period that runs until the end of the year.

Brexit and its impact on dentistry

British Dental Association November 2019

Overview from the British Dental Association of the main areas where Brexit is likely to have an impact on dentistry.

Preparing for Brexit: Deal or no Deal

Make UK October 2019

Report from Make UK and law firm Squire Patton Boggs exploring the impact the Brexit delay has already had on manufacturers. The preparedness of manufacturers for a no deal Brexit is assessed together with the likely impact on UK manufacturing of leaving the EU without a deal.

How the ad industry needs to prep for Brexit

Campaign 4 October 2019

Article published by Campaign in partnership with the Advertising Association. Discusses how an EU exit will affect advertising agencies, media owners and brands in relation to talent, data and production.

British horseracing Brexit update: Planning for No Deal

British Horseracing Authority October 2019

Guidance published by the British Horseracing Authority on how British racing may be affected by a No Deal Brexit and the preparations industry participants should be making.

National Association of Jewellers: Brexit Briefings

National Association of Jewellers October 2019

Information from the National Association of Jewellers to help the UK jewellery industry prepare for Brexit. Includes guidance notes on intellectual property, customs, ATA carnets, hallmarking and importing and exporting.

UK Powerhouse: Brexit disruption index - Autumn 2019

Irwin Mitchell September 2019

Report from law firm Irwin Mitchell. Analyses the impact Brexit will have on different sectors and the level of disruption expected for each. Sectors covered: Manufacturing, Wholesale, retail and repair of vehicles, Admin and support services, Accommodation and food services, Agriculture, forestry and fishing, Professional, scientific and technical, Information and communication, Construction, Financial and insurance, Water supply, sewerage and waste, Health and social work, Mining and quarrying, Education, Electricity and gas, Real estate, Public admin and defence.

No-deal Brexit: trade

UK Parliament September 2019

House of Commons briefing paper setting out the implications of a no-deal Brexit on the UK's trade with both EU and non-EU countries. Includes case studies for the automotive sector and the professional and business services sector.

Brexit readiness briefing

Association of Convenience Stores September 2019

Briefing paper published by the Association of Convenience Stores to help retailers prepare for a no-deal Brexit. Covers the trading environment, workforce and regulation.

Brexit industry insights

Deloitte September 2019

Series of industry insights from Deloitte which summarise the implications of a no-deal Brexit and provide guidance on the steps companies can take to prepare. Industries covered: Travel and Aviation, Retail and Consumer Products, Food and Drink, Automotive, Logistics, Energy, Manufacturing, Aerospace and Defence, Banking, Asset management, Insurance, Technology, Telecommunications, Media and Arts, Professional and Business Services, Life Sciences.

The Brexit storm

Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply August 2019

The fifth CIPS Brexit survey asked businesses about the effect Brexit was having on their operations and their sourcing decisions. Issues covered included contracts; potential tariffs and delays; stock levels; new customs arrangements; EU suppliers and UK alternatives. The report looked at the impact on the manufacturing, construction, retail and energy sectors.

Brexit Food Hub

Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board and contributing partners 2019

A hub dealing with issues facing the food and drink sector developed in partnership with 20 industry bodies. The hub includes practical information on borders and tariffs; imports and exports; transport; labeling and health marks; and immigration. Updated regularly.

Impact of a No-Deal Brexit on farm profitability

The Andersons Centre August 2019

Research carried out by The Andersons Centre into the impact of both a Brexit Deal and a No-Deal on the UK farming sector. Provides a top-level assessment of the impact of both scenarios on the output of different farming sectors and estimates the effects on key costs for farmers.

UK automotive trade report 2019

Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders June 2019

Report from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders highlighting the importance of the automotive trade to the UK economy. Discusses current and future challenges and opportunities for European and global trade. Section 4 focuses on Brexit and its potential impact in terms of tariffs, customs and trade agreements.

No-Deal Brexit: UKHospitality briefing note

UKHospitality March 2019

Summary from UKHospitality of key no-deal implications together with suggested actions for companies within the sector. Areas covered include the workforce, supply chains and imports, food labelling and the UK's tourism sector

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