The EU Single Market stopped being an asset for UK goods exporters a decade ago. Today, UK exports of goods to EU have stalled, imports are surging, and services don’t cover the deficit. The UK's global trade is far healthier — and for good reason.
UK goods exports to EU stalled in 2008
Exports to countries outside the EU are growing quickly
The £85 billion deficit in goods trade with EU worsens by £10 bn every year
The US does a better trade with EU than UK — and th...