The European Union has signed its free trade agreement with Vietnam, which will gradually scrap the country’s 45% import tariff for spirits and protect categories such as Scotch whisky and Cognac.
The owner of Chivas Brothers has hailed the performance of its Scotch whisky brands in key export markets as it slashed its profit forecast in light of the risk presented to business in China from the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Industry experts from The BWA, RPC and Portcullis will present and discuss organisational challenges and opportunities.
Check the availability and any issues affecting the Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme (AWRS).
Find out about the issues happening on the UK Online Tariff look up tool.
From 1st January 2021, imports of excise goods (alcohol, tobacco and certain oils) from the EU will be treated the same as imports from the rest of the world. This includes moving imported excise goods within the UK.
Sajid Javid has resigned as chancellor following a reported row with Boris Johnson during the prime minister’s first cabinet reshuffle since the December election.