18 June 2021
Russell Antram, CBI Head of EU Negotiations, said:
“Securing a positive decision on data adequacy from the EU was a priority for thousands of businesses across the UK – and today’s announcement will be a massive relief.
“The free flow of data between the UK and the EU is essential for businesses across the economy – from automotive to logistics – playing an important role in everyday trade of goods and services.
“A positive adequacy decision with our largest trading partner will help the UK maintain a high-standards and innovative digital economy that can attract investment from across the world.”