Trade Agreements: Mexico

(asked on 15th July 2021) - View Source

Question to the Department for International Trade:

What plans she has to enhance the UK’s trade deal with Mexico.


Answered by
Greg Hands Portrait
Greg Hands
Minister of State (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)
This question was answered on 15th July 2021

We have committed to start negotiations on a new upgraded trade deal with Mexico this year. Discussions will commence later in the year and will aim to secure even more benefits for British industries and go further in areas of mutual interest such as procurement, digital trade and service.

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