Brexit and UK Chemical Compliance

| September 19, 2017

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It seems clear that the UK will leave the EU by the end of March 2019, two years after the Government’s Article 50 notification. There seems to be broad agreement in Government to look for a transition period commencing at the point of exit and taking us through to our new trading relationship with the EU. But what is not yet clear is what the UK’s relationship with This briefing considers the latest developments in relation to Brexit, including their likely impact on the chemical sector and what businesses should consider now, to protect their interests.

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Established in Switzerland in 1910, Sika is a specialty chemicals company with a leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing and protecting in the building sector and the motor vehicle industry. Sika has subsidiaries in 94 countries around the world and manufactures in over 170 factories. SIKA GCC Sika has had a presence in the GCC since the 1970's, and since then the company has increased its market share in the region year on year with its well-known and respected brand, consistency in innovation and premium quality. Sika has made significant capital investments in the Gulf, acquiring the majority shareholding in Sika Gulf B.S.C in Bahrain which manufactures concrete admixtures and ready-to-use mortar to supply countries in the region. In 2011 Sika Saudi Arabia established a state-of-the-art factory located near Jeddah, with an annual production capacity of 40 million litres of liquid admixtures and over 60,000

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