Brexit May Benefit Irish Retailers

Written 1 week ago by Newsroom


Import taxes caused by Brexit could be a good thing for Irish retailers.

Ronan O’Brien — a shop owner believes added costs of shopping online will encourage people to buy from Irish companies or on the high street.

An example on Revenue.ie estimates importing a pair of jeans costing €173 could cost €226 after charges are applied.

Mr.O’Brien says he’s expecting an upturn in business: