Cumbrian companies that rely on exports, say they are in desperate need of more information to help them to cope with the potential impact of the end of the Brexit transition in December.
Hawkshead Relish has been exporting chutneys and pickles all over the world for more than 15 years.
Maria Whitehead, one of the founders, says the firm needs to plan ahead, and wants to know what sort of trade taxes and regulations it may be dealing with.
Ministers say they are aiming to get agreements with countries the far wide of the world.
My main concern really I suppose is that we don't crash out without some sort of a deal in place."
My department has opened negotiations in parallel with the United States, with Japan, with Australia, New Zealand, and we are now looking at joining the trans-Pacific partnership, we are opening up the world to the UK's exporters."