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UK book exports could be harmed by Brexit

The UK is the biggest exporter of books in the world, with 36% of its books heading across the Channel to the EU last year. The Publishers Association has released figures and warned that post-Brexit tariffs and other barriers could harm the industry. Also today: French lawmakers plan measures to avert another food safety crisis, Novartis follows Pfizer in deciding not to hike drug prices in the US, and Airbnb loses a court battle in New York over data.