Three months on, what impact has Brexit had on UK-EU trade?

Three months after Brexit began for real when the EU’s rulebook stopped applying to the UK, many areas of life have noticed a difference.​ The impact has been felt by both people and businesses — although it has sometimes been hard to distinguish from the overwhelming impact of the pandemic.

British exports to the EU have been hardest hit by new border formalities, despite the last-minute deal struck in December ensuring tariff-free trade.