His business nearly collapsed when the EU was created. Now this customs broker is readying for a Brexit boom.
After a decisive win for the pro-Brexit Conservative Party in the U.K. general election on Thursday, customs broker George Baker is feeling optimistic about the future of his company.
Baker, who owns George Baker Shipping — one of the largest shipping firms in the U.K. — has been clearing goods across international borders for decades.
Now that Brexit is one step closer to reality, Baker expects more goods will need to be cleared at the British border in coming years — and that will mean a big boost for his business. Read more…