Brexit and impact on chemicals industry: an update

| November 6, 2018

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On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum to decide whether the UK should leave or remain in the EU. Leave won by 51.9% to 48.1%. On 29 March 2017, Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty was invoked and gave both parties two years to agree the terms of Brexit. This means that the UK is scheduled to leave at 11pm UK time on Friday, 29 March 2019, although this can be extended if all 28 EU members agree.

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