ADS welcomed the Prime Minister’s proposals today for an implementation period that will see continued market access between the UK and EU before our new relationship with Europe takes effect.
The Government must pursue a more ambitious customs agreement with the European Union (EU) than any yet proposed, helping ADS sectors avoid new costs of up to £1.5bn from new customs processes.
Industry will welcome the Government’s commitment to a deep partnership with the EU on defence and security – and recognition of the importance of these sectors to the UK economy, ADS said today.
The Government should work more collaboratively with industry to deliver efficiency, boost UK prosperity and enhance national security, ADS says today.
ADS welcomed the Government’s announcement today that it will seek a closer partnership with the EU on science and innovation than any yet agreed with a non-EU country.
Responding to publication of the National Shipbuilding Strategy setting out plans for the first batch of Type 31e frigates, ADS welcomed the Government’s commitment to a long-term programme of naval shipbuilding.
Commercial aircraft deliveries in July 2017 were the highest on record for the month of July, according to data released today by ADS Group.
Government plans for overseeing the future relationship with the EU which could see the UK retaining relationships with key European regulators, have been welcomed by ADS.
Industry will welcome Government plans to make sure goods and people can freely cross the border between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic, ADS says today.
Government plans to leave the EU customs union during a Brexit transition period will raise concerns of unnecessary disruption to trade between the UK and Europe, trade association ADS said today.