Scotch Whisky is an international drink consumed in over 180
markets across the world. With 90% of Scotch exported, Brexit could
have a fundamental impact on our industry - both in the EU27 market
- and in emerging markets further afield.
Brexit represents a seismic shift for our industry and one which
our members are working hard to plan and adjust for.
The Scotch Whisky industry is following developments in
Following the Westminster vote on the Withdrawal Deal on 15th
January, it is now imperative that the government and
parliamentarians work together constructively and quickly to find a
way forward which provides clarity for businesses and
A no-deal Brexit would damage our industry, by forcing
cost and complexity into the production and export of Scotch
Whisky, and must be avoided.
The Scotch Whisky industry's latest Brexit
Brief is available to read or download here.