1. We want to see certainty for EU workers here and UK citizens overseas
2. Discussing new trading arrangements should go hand-in-hand with negotiating the UK’s exit from the EU
3. We need both sides to commit to interim arrangements if a deal is not possible inside two years
Above all, UK companies need to know as soon as possible about the UK’s future trading relationships. That’s why the next six months are crucial.
With Article 50 now triggered, the UK enters a period of negotiation with the EU and its remaining 27 member states. But how do these countries differ in what they want to see from these negotiations?