Business Briefing: Brexit and Rules of Origin

Rules of Origin (RoO) continue to come up as a critical theme for Brexit and are a concern for many businesses. Morten Petersen and I presented during a briefing organised and hosted by BritishAmerican Business.

The session covered:

  • An introduction to rules of origin;
  • Impact of RoOs on integrated supply chains;
  • How will Brexit change the current trading environment;
  • Key Brexit considerations: what type of RoOs should the UK include in future agreements and what questions on RoOs is the UK Government currently asking;
  • RoO in EU trade agreements and challenges for the UK roll-over of EU trade agreements;
  • Explaining the future role of Brussels in UK policy environment;
  • How to engage in the EU;
  • Managing the new dynamics and avoid the traps.