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Question for Department for International Trade
Import Duties
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the application of the UK Global Tariff on the costs of UK (1) imports, and (2) exports.

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 21 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9097
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Small Businesses
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to embed gap analysis into the process of negotiating free trade agreements in order to identify (1) the amount, (2) the duration, and (3) the terms, of trade finance currently provided by the market co...

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 21 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9096
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Protective Clothing: Local Government
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to require local authorities to maintain stockpiles of personal protection equipment.

Asked 17 September 2020
Answered 20 October 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL8258
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Commonwealth: Business
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office development funding has been allocated to advance the Commonwealth Digital Connectivity Agenda for digital trade.

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 20 October 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9095
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what channels exist for organisations and stakeholders, who are not involved in the Trade Advisory Groups, to feed into trade negotiations and decision-making processes.

Asked 5 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8786
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Overseas Trade: Africa
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with the African Union.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Baroness Sugg (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8843
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Colombia
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what consideration they have given to the government of Colombia's compliance with the UK–Andean countries trade agreement, specifically with regard to labour rights commitments.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8839
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Overseas Trade: South Asia
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with the Indian subcontinent.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8841
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Overseas Trade: Commonwealth
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with the Commonwealth.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8842
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Overseas Trade: Latin America
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with Latin America.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8844
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Food
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they intend to take to enforce protections for food and product safety and standards in trade deals.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8840
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to publish country by country guides that will explain the key trading and administration changes for the countries that the UK (1) has concluded continuity trade agreements with, and (2) intends to con...

Asked 5 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8787
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to publish how trade agreements reached with other countries will benefit (1) Scotland, (2) Wales, (3) Northern Ireland, (4) the north east of England, (5) the north west of England, (6) the Midlands an...

Asked 5 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8788
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Carbon Emissions: Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that trade agreements will contribute to the UK's net zero carbon emissions target.

Asked 1 October 2020
Answered 15 October 2020
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8691
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Coronavirus: Airports
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many COVID-19 tests have been conducted at UK airports since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Asked 7 September 2020
Answered 15 October 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL7917
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Expert Trade Advisory Groups
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government which, if any, of the Expert Trade Advisory Groups continue to exist; and how the remaining Groups will work alongside the trade advisory groups announced in July.

Asked 1 October 2020
Answered 12 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8693
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Expert Trade Advisory Groups
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government how the trade advisory groups will interact with the Strategic Trade Advisory Group; and what the remit of each group is.

Asked 1 October 2020
Answered 12 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8694
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Expert Trade Advisory Groups
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the creation of trade advisory groups, what plans they have to carry out consultation on trade agreements with (1) civil society, (2) trade unions, (3) consumers, and (4) the general public.

Asked 1 October 2020
Answered 12 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8695
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Expert Trade Advisory Groups: Membership
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the membership of the trade advisory groups established in July includes trade union representation; and if not, why not.

Asked 1 October 2020
Answered 12 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8692
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of progress with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific paperless trade initiative.

Asked 25 September 2020
Answered 9 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8485
Answered
Lords
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