Brexit

Deadline to switch from CE mark to UKCA mark extended until 2023

The government has given UK firms an extra year to comply with post-Brexit product safety marking. Companies had faced a 1 January 2022 deadline to switch from Europe’s CE mark to the new UK conformity assessed (UKCA) standard for most products, but this will now be pushed back to 2023. The new product safety marking […]

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Majority of radiators on sale in the UK unable to be sold from 2022 – Warns MARC

The majority of radiators on sale in the UK will be unable to be sold from 2022 under a bureaucratic Brexit ruling, MARC has warned. Under a recent ‘absurd and impractical’ ruling not to allow transfer of current CE Mark test certificates, the majority of radiators on sale in the UK will be without a […]

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UK radiator industry challenges government over “absurd and impractical” CE mark ruling

The UK radiator industry has come together to challenge the new CE mark ruling, which has been branded “absurd and impractical”. Following the UK’s exit from the EU, Members of the Manufacturers Association of Radiators and Convectors, MARC, have joined forces to challenge the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government on the absurd and […]

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Opinion: Is the supply chain reaching Brexit Breaking Point?

With the EU transition period set to cease on 31 December, attention has fallen onto the role of British ports in the supply chain. Those in the construction industry have been feeling the pinch of coronavirus related supply issues through 2020, so with January looming, will the supply chain collapse as merchants run dangerously low […]

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Disruption in manufacturing sector due to Brexit will have sizable negative impact on UK economy – new academic report finds

Brexit will have significant adverse effects on a UK manufacturing sector highly integrated with the EU single market, and that disruption will have a sizeable negative impact on the wider UK economy, a new report by UK in a Changing Europe finds. The report Manufacturing and Brexit, which reviews evidence on the effects Brexit on the […]

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