UK competitiveness hit as a result of lost EU FTAs

Research for Open Britain shows that the competitiveness of UK exporters would be undermined, as importers from the same 50-plus countries with whom the EU has FTAs would face a tariff bill of almost £700 million when buying UK goods. Turkey and South Africa would be among the countries worst affected. This research shows UK businesses have more to lose than those in the countries we will have to renegotiate new deals with.

You can read the full report here: https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/in/pages/11414/attachments/original/1478799406/Open_Britain_Tariffs_Research_-_Exports_FINAL.pdf?1478799406