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Post-Brexit, Scotland finds solace in whisky sales spike

Plunge in pound after June 23 EU vote drives price of Scotch down 10 per cent

Distillers are upbeat about their prospects as the UK negotiates its EU departure, even though the country risks losing tariff-free access to the EU.


SCOTLAND lost the Brexit battle, but the vote to leave the European Union has been an unexpected boon for its whisky business.

A plunge in the pound after the June 23 EU referendum, which accelerated after the Bank of England cut interest rates on Thursday, has lowered the...

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