UKEF scores highly in annual review

15 January 2021

The product range provided by UK Export Finance (UKEF) has been given a nine out of 10 score in the 11th annual benchmarking exercise carried out by the British Exporters Association (BExA).

Guidance for exporting and importing businesses

14 January 2021

The Department for International Trade (DIT) has brought together in one place numerous guides and on processes for importing and exporting goods now that the UK has left the European Union.

Mandatory Covid testing introduced for international arrivals

8 January 2021

Everyone coming to England from a foreign destination, including returning UK nationals, will be required to present a negative Covid-19 test taken up to 72 hours prior to departure, the Department for Transport (DfT) has announced.

Lockdown restrictions in Wales to be extended and strengthened

8 January 2021

The alert level four restrictions introduced in Wales before Christmas are to remain in place and will be strengthened in some key areas to prevent the new, highly-infectious, strain of the virus spreading from person to person in those shops and workplaces which remain open.