Brexit costs UK households €450 a year, mostly due to inflation according to a Centre for Economic Performance study.
The rise in household bills has been particularly felt on food prices, including fruits and vegetables, but also cheese, eggs, coffee, tea, cocoa, beer, and wine. Across the board of imported goods, from furniture to watches, UK consumers have had to pay more.
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According to the study, the worst hit regions of the UK are Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, but less so London. Moreover, because of the steep rise on imported food, lower income households have been hit more severely. The question of how to respond to rising prices has been mixed, with calls for bigger domestic production where possible.