With Brexit, the UK is redefining its place in the world. Now more than ever, the country must put in place a framework that provides the right environment for businesses to grasp opportunities worldwide.
Irrespective of the nature of the final settlement with the EU or future free trade agreements with other nations, there are actions that government and business can – and must – take now to improve the UK’s export performance.
Re-orientating the UK economy towards exporting will require a longterm commitment from government and business. It’s a marathon, not a sprint.
This report sets out the practical steps that will enable firms to expand their international activity, in turn supporting regional and national economic growth.