Time is tight to avoid a no-deal Brexit
ERT meets UK Prime Minister Theresa May
A future EU/UK partnership must have uninterrupted and frictionless flow of goods, such as with a customs union, and create a stable and fair regulatory environment. Regulatory divergence is unhelpful and costly given the interdependence of the EU/UK supply chains. A longer transition period should be considered to avoid any unnecessary disruption.
The statement from No. 10 Downing Street can be read here.