The economic significance of the creative industries is equal to that of the financial sector in the UK in its contribution to GDP. However, the significance of creative industries goes far beyond economic considerations.
It is therefore of the utmost importance that the UK prioritises the needs of its creative and audio-visual industries as the country moves forward with Brexit, setting new terms for future trade with the European Union, the USA and other countries through the Trade Bill and other bi-lateral agreements.
The UKCCD gives four recommendations to achieve this. Read the recommendation and the context in our briefing.