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Whisky: Exports

Question for Department for International Trade

UIN 61800, tabled on 25 January 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, what assessment he has made of the export prospects for Scotch whisky after the UK leaves the EU.

Answered on

30 January 2017

Whisky is a major export worth £3.9 billion in 2015 and there are opportunities for future growth. We are fully engaged with the Scotch Whisky Association and are working to maintain access to current markets and open new ones through a range of tools to strengthen our trade relationships.

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Department for International Trade
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