How Global Compliance is Affecting Your Business

    View Author March 2013
    In a world of budget deficits, austerity and tough market conditions, business and in particular manufacturing is being exhorted to lead the country’s economic recovery through export led growth. Whilst our political leaders may look back to the days when Britain was the “workshop of the world” and seek to persuade us that the thrust of policy is to encourage exports and reduce red tape, what is the reality? This paper looks at current themes in regulatory compliance for companies seeking to access or working in overseas markets and focusses on the practical experience of those surveyed who deal with international business on a daily basis.