The Government has today announced that it will begin reviewing 43 EU trade remedy measures, which were deemed important to UK industries and should be maintained.
How the Trade Remedies Investigations Directorate will carry out transition reviews into existing EU measures and investigate if new measures are needed.
The UK’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the WTO in Geneva, Andy Staines delivered the following statement under Item 1 and Item 9.
- Press release: Trade Minister champions UK SMEs in US ahead of trade talks – Published 7 February 2020
Business leaders across Texas have met with International Trade Minister Conor Burns this week to discuss the benefits of future UK-US Free Trade Agreement.
Guidance if exporting certain types of controlled sensitive nuclear items on what is known as the ‘Trigger List’.
Iran is subject to an arms embargo, transit control and other restrictions.
- News story: Innovative new Freeports across the UK as Government lays out plans to boost economy – Published 10 February 2020
New hubs of business and enterprise will be opened across the UK creating thousands of jobs, regenerating communities and turbocharging Britain’s post-Brexit growth, the Government announced today (Monday 10 February).
- Guidance: DIT worldwide offices – Updated 10 February 2020
Contact details for Department for International Trade (DIT) offices around the world.
- Press release: 2019 was record-breaking year for UK exports – Published 11 February 2020
UK exports at an all time high, with goods exports to non-EU countries growing by 13.6% on 2018
The UK’s Ambassador to the WTO and UN in Geneva, Julian Braithwaite, delivered a statement to the WTO Committee on Trade and Development during the 48th Session on Aid for Trade on 11 February 2020.