Firms ‘highly exposed’ to cost increase in case of hard Brexit

Irish firms who rely mainly on the UK to source goods are highly exposed to cost increases in the case of a hard Brexit.

A new report from the ESRI, Enterprise Ireland, and the Department of Business, shows that over half of total imports used by Irish-owned firms are sourced in the UK.

Martina Lawless is the author of the report and says business need to start thinking ahead: