October 31 will be a historic day for the United Kingdom – the day we finally act on the will of the people and leave the European Union. As a truly Brexit-backing Business Secretary, my number one priority for the 67 days ahead is to ensure that businesses are well prepared.
My message to them is clear: prepare for Brexit, and the superb opportunities that lie ahead will be yours.
One of my first engagements as Secretary of State was to meet with businesses from across the country to talk about the potential for UK growth, jobs and opportunity.
I met large manufacturing firms that trade across borders, retailers operating in different markets and innovative small businesses that export their…
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