Archives: Trade

Triggering Article 50 makes for worrying times for Bristol’s businesses, warns MEP

As Theresa May triggers article 50, Molly has warned that Bristol and other cities in the South West face an exodus of those employed in finance and related sectors and that the majority of SMEs exporting to the EU believe the impact of leaving the single market will be ‘negative’ or ‘very negative’.

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Brexit and Trade: Moving from Globalisation to Self-Reliance

This report explores options for trade post-Brexit and concludes that a radical shift in economic policy, which reduces dependency on exports and makes the UK more self-sufficient, is the only chance there is of making Brexit successful.

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MEP warns leaving single market would present serious risks to UK small businesses

Molly has said new research from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) should ‘ring alarm bells’ for business prospects post-Brexit.

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Greens accuse Socialists of failure to stand up to corporate power as MEPs vote to support CETA trade deal

Molly accuses Labour MEPs of caving in to corporate power and letting down the citizens of Europe by voting in favour of CETA.

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South West environment faces ‘cocktail of risks’ from Brexit, warns Green MEP

A new report by Green MP, Caroline Lucas, has revealed a ‘cocktail of risks’ to the UK’s environment from Brexit.

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