Brexit: "politicians must listen to businesses"

A good Brexit deal this year is key to the future of UK-France trade worth €100billion a year, says the president of the Franco-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The President of the Franco-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry advises politicians to listen to businesses when it comes to Brexit.

A good Brexit deal this year is key to the future of UK-France trade worth €100billion a year, says the president of the Franco-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Brexit has created uncertainty and challenges for four years, said Thierry Drilhon. “We must exit from this situation. Businesses do not like long periods of uncertainty.” Mr Drilhon said firms had anticipated there would be change due to Brexit, and had tried to factor in possible scenarios, but they had not planned for Covid-19.

Advice for politicians

He said: “I would strongly suggest ...

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