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Manufacturing Industries: Motor Vehicles

Question for Department for International Trade

UIN 183213, tabled on 24 October 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, whether he plans to introduce zero tariffs on components imported for just-in time automotive production as part of the UK's tariff schedule on leaving the EU.

Answered on

29 October 2018

The UK will be able to decide its own tariff policy following withdrawal from the EU. We are examining a range of options for our future tariff regime and we will consider carefully the evidence available to us before making a final decision in the interests of UK business and consumers.

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