Reuters exclusively revealed that British carmaker Aston Martin has triggered contingency plans to cope with a potentially disorderly Brexit, including hiring a new supply chain chief and preparing to fly in components and use ports other than Dover. Britain’s car industry, which employs over 850,000 people and is one of the country’s rare manufacturing success stories, has warned that leaving the world’s biggest trading bloc without a deal would add costs and could halt output due to snarl-ups.
Reuters exclusively reveals Aston Martin triggers contingency plans for no deal Brexit
07 January 2019, 12:00 am 1 minute
Topics of Interest: Politics
Type: Reuters Best
Regions: Europe / Middle East / Africa