The UK’s bid to join CPTPP is generating momentum

The UK’s bid to join CPTPP is generating momentum

Related Content Away from the fraught endgame of the Brexit negotiations, there has been positive news in UK trade in the last few weeks. International Trade Secretary Liz Truss added to the growing portfolio of UK trade agreements by securing a deal with Mexico on 15...
What the UK-Japan trade deal signifies

What the UK-Japan trade deal signifies

Related Content   The Department for International Trade (DIT) has announced that the UK has concluded a historic new free trade agreement with Japan, the UK’s first major trade deal post-Brexit. The agreement is an important step towards the UK’s ambition to join the...
Farming is key to a UK-US trade deal, whoever is president

Farming is key to a UK-US trade deal, whoever is president

Related Content Later this month, the UK and the US will conduct the third round of talks on a new trade agreement. The successful conclusion of a deal with the US will be challenging but would provide a major strategic prize for the UK, as I explain in a new report...
The shape of the UK and EU trade talks in 2020

The shape of the UK and EU trade talks in 2020

Related Content Since the UK formally left the EU two weeks ago, the two sides have been gearing up for negotiations on the future relationship. The EU is still finalising its mandate, with the European Parliament and member states pushing for a tougher stance than...