Trade Remedies

Hello its David here. ‘What is a Trade Remedy?’, I hear you cry. Put simply, blatant protectionism.  The sort of thing of which Republican Donald Trump is constantly accused – despite his current stance simply mirroring and extending his predecessors’ approach, viz The Byrd Amendment of 2005, sponsored by a Democrat politician. These remedies take the form of extra taxes …

Trade deal with South Korea

Hello, its David here. Despite Brexit having gone quiet in the last couple of months, there is clearly activity behind the scenes. Following earlier announcements about post-Brexit trade deals, information has been released about a deal between South Korea and the UK. The deal seeks to continue existing trade arrangements between the two nations following Brexit.  In particular, this will …