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Free Trade

Question for Department for International Trade

UIN 900360, tabled on 21 January 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, what steps her Department is taking to promote global free trade.

Answered on

23 January 2020

As we leave the EU, we will be a liberalising force for trade in the world. We aim to secure agreements with countries accounting for 80% of UK trade within three years of leaving the EU.

As we take up our independent seat at the WTO we will be a champion of global free trade.

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