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Nissan: Import Duties

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 3200, tabled on 14 January 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if she will publish the guarantees offered to Nissan with respect to tariffs upon the UK's exit from the EU.

Answered on

20 January 2020

This answer is a correction from the original answer.

The Political Declaration establishes the parameters for an ambitious and flexible partnership across trade and economic cooperation through a Free Trade Agreement with the EU. A key objective is to ensure that there are no tariffs, fees or quantitative restrictions across sectors, with modern and accompanying Rules of Origin, and ambitious customs arrangements.

We have not offered guarantees to Nissan specifically with respect to tariffs.

Original answer

The Political Declaration establishes the parameters for an ambitious and flexible partnership across trade and economic cooperation through a Free Trade Agreement with the EU A key objective is to ensure that there are no tariffs, fees or quantitative restrictions across sectors, with modern and accompanying Rules of Origin, and ambitious customs arrangements.

We have not offered guarantees to Nissan specifically with respect to tariffs.

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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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