United Kingdom - Country Commercial Guide
Market Challenges

Learn about barriers to market entry and local requirements, i.e., things to be aware of when entering the market for this country.

Last published date: 2021-09-22

London is one of the world’s most expensive cities in which to do business.  Property, restaurant, and transportation costs are all expensive relative to many other European cities.
As UK and third-country suppliers represent strong competition, and with the UK’s desire to increase domestic content across supply chains post-Brexit, U.S. exporters need to offer differentiated products at competitive prices.