Trade Wars

London ‘stifles business’ in the North over protocol

Along the border, businessman John McCartin is worried about what could become of the UK’s plan to scrap parts of the Northern Ireland protocol.

We fear last week’s proposal to tear up a deal guaranteeing Britain’s orderly departure from the EU could lead to an all-out trade war, and said it didn’t bode well for Mannok, the former Quinn Group, the manufacturing company he helps run. on the Fermanagh-Cavan border.