IOE and IT to host free webinar on new UK-EU trade deal

Tue 29 Dec 2020
Posted by: William Barns-Graham
IOE News

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The Institute of Export & International Trade is running a free webinar on 5 January 2021 at 2pm (GMT) about what traders need to know about the UK-EU trade deal that was agreed on Christmas Eve.

The one-hour webinar will cover:

  • Rules of Origin
  • Customs and VAT rules
  • Trade in services - including financial and legal
  • Rules for business travel
  • Mutual recognition of qualifications

The webinar will include a short Q&A and you can ask questions in advance when registering. The webinar will also be recorded so that you can watch it at a later date if you cannot make the live session.

Register for free here


The webinar will be hosted by Kevin Shakespeare, the IOE&IT's director of stakeholder engagement. 

Having developed such educational and training programmes as the Diploma in World Customs Planning and Compliance, Kevin currently manages specialist and customs training resources for HMRC's Trader Support Service. 

Kevin has worked with Invest NI, Scottish Enterprise, UK Export Finance, Saudi Export Development Authority and is an approved United Nations international trade trainer.