Industry Leadership

UK-EU Trade

Overview

Since the EU-UK Trade Deal was agreed, the CPA has been exploring both its economic impact and implications as well as its significance to regulatory and policy frameworks. 

Of particular significance to product manufacturers from the Trade Deal is move to UKCA Marking from CE Marking in January 2023. With limited existing testing capacity and a crush of domestic and international businesses trying to get their products onto the UK market, adapting to a new testing and certification regime for construction products is ambitious and complex. The CPA continues to monitor this closely, working with government to find solutions.

Useful information for the construction products industry, includes: