Committee: Brexit brings more costs and paperwork

Higher costs, more bureaucracy, many delays: A committee of the British parliament has drawn a negative balance of the EU exit. “One of the great promises of Brexit was to free up British businesses to give them the scope to maximize their productivity,” said the chair of the accountability committee, Meg Hillier, of the Labour Party, of the inquiry presented Wednesday. “But the only discernible impact so far has been increased costs, paperwork, and delays at the border.”

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