UK clinches US$19.5 billion post-Brexit trade deal with Japan

//UK clinches US$19.5 billion post-Brexit trade deal with Japan

UK clinches US$19.5 billion post-Brexit trade deal with Japan

Britain on Friday said it had secured its first major post-Brexit trade agreement – a free trade deal with Japan – the day after bitter wranglings with the European Union.The Department for International Trade said the deal, which largely replicates the current EU-Japan deal, will be worth £15.2 billion (US$19.5 billion).The UK-Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement was agreed in principle by International Trade Secretary Liz Truss and Japan Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi during…

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