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There has been much dark talk about the disruption Brexit was causing for exporters and the
possibility of firms either going bust or having to move production to the continent,
says Matthew Lynn in The Spectator. However, the data tells a “different story”. In January, exports to the EU fell to £7.9bn, but they bounced back to £11.6bn in February. Overall, they were “only slightly below last year’s £12bn monthly average, a “minimal difference”, particularly given that Europe is still in lockdown and a “deep depression”.