To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, if the Government is continuing FTA talks with the US Administration virtually during the covid-19 pandemic.
24 March 2020
Both the UK Government and the US Government are fully committed to negotiating a comprehensive free trade agreement with one another.
However, these are unprecedented times and both sides are looking at options to conduct the negotiations in a way that reflects the current situation and respects public health.
We remain in regular contact with the US on this matter.