The UK officially left the EU on January 31, 2020 and from January 1, 2021, it will cease to apply European standards. i.e. mid-November is considered the limit beyond which a possible trade agreement could not enter into force at the end of the transition period.
Alcohol excise duties are governed by several European legal acts which have been updated later on to enter into force in 2023
Why has the alcoholic beverages sector not yet fully benefited from the E-commerce boom? As they were used to exceptional growth rates (more than 30% per year on average between 2008 and 2015), online wine sales are expected to increase