Volume 95 Issue 47 | p. 4 | News of The Week
Issue Date: November 27, 2017 | Web Date: November 22, 2017

Brexit reality hits U.K. chemical companies

Chemical makers and drug firms warn of damage as departure from Europe draws closer
Department: Business
Keywords: Policy, Brexit, U.K., EU, trade

The U.K.’s pharmaceutical and chemical sectors say they are increasingly concerned about lack of progress as politicians negotiate the terms of the U.K.’s exit—or Brexit—from the European Union in March 2019.

The U.K.’s Chemical Industries Association (CIA) and the European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic) say Brexit could significantly compromise the chemical sector and damage trade.

A key industry worry is that companies won’t have time to put new business processes in place ahead of the . . .

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