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UK to launch trade negotiations with Gulf countries

UK to launch trade negotiations with Gulf countries

Trade Secretary Anne-Marie Trevelyan is launching free trade negotiations today (Wednesday, June 22) between the UK and the Gulf Cooperation...

June 22, 2022

Food production needs to be seen as a ‘public good’ – UFU

Food production needs to be seen as a ‘public good’ – UFU

Production agriculture must be seen as an industry delivering a key public good, according to Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president,...

January 28, 2022

UK begins trade deal negotiations with India

UK begins trade deal negotiations with India

The UK and India will launch negotiations on an Free Trade Agreement at an event in New Delhi. International Trade...

January 13, 2022

UK kickstarts talks to join £9 trillion global trade bloc

UK kickstarts talks to join £9 trillion global trade bloc

The UK is kicking off its first negotiation meeting with all 11 members of CPTPP – a major trans-Pacific bloc...

September 28, 2021

UK-NZ trade deal brings huge concern to the Welsh agricultural sector – FUW

UK-NZ trade deal brings huge concern to the Welsh agricultural sector – FUW

Concerns for the Welsh agricultural sector are stacking up as details of a free trade deal with New Zealand are...

August 25, 2021

UK nears trade deal with New Zealand

UK nears trade deal with New Zealand

A trade deal between the UK and New Zealand could see both countries ditch tariffs as high as 10% on...

August 23, 2021

UK signs partnership in Central America to boost trade

UK signs partnership in Central America to boost trade

UK Export Finance (UKEF) has signed a partnership with the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI), Central America’s leading...

August 13, 2021

FUW welcomes recommendations on UK-Australia trade deal

FUW welcomes recommendations on UK-Australia trade deal

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has welcomed a report and recommendations by the Welsh Affairs Committee on the implications...

August 4, 2021

Survey shows 85% of people want future trade deals to protect British farmers

Survey shows 85% of people want future trade deals to protect British farmers

A new survey by OnePoll demonstrates the strength of feeling among the British public when it comes to upholding the...

July 12, 2021

FUW has ‘grave concerns’ for UK-Australia trade deal

FUW has ‘grave concerns’ for UK-Australia trade deal

The Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) has highlighted the need for MPs to do all they can to fully scrutinise...

June 15, 2021

Welsh farmers voice concerns to MPs over potential UK-Australia trade deal

Welsh farmers voice concerns to MPs over potential UK-Australia trade deal

Farmers’ Union of Wales (FUW) members from Caernarfonshire and Denbighshire have outlined their concerns and objections to the UK free...

June 13, 2021

UK secures new trade deal with Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein

UK secures new trade deal with Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein

The United Kingdom (UK) has secured a new trade deal with Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein, that will boost British sectors...

June 4, 2021

UK-Australia trade deal could give major boost to Scotch whiskey producers

UK-Australia trade deal could give major boost to Scotch whiskey producers

A UK-Australia trade deal could include a major boost for Scotch whisky producers with the removal of a 5% tariff...

June 3, 2021

Australian trade deal could sound ‘death knell’ for NI agriculture

Australian trade deal could sound ‘death knell’ for NI agriculture

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president Victor Chestnutt believes that providing Australia with unfettered access to UK food markets through an...

May 18, 2021

Uraguauan Minister says beef will be part of EU trade deal negotiation

Uraguauan Minister says beef will be part of EU trade deal negotiation

The Uraguauan Foreign Minister, Rodolfo Nin Novoa has said that beef quotas will form part of a new free-trade deal...

May 14, 2016

‘EU-US trade deal could secure 2 million jobs’

‘EU-US trade deal could secure 2 million jobs’

Securing the potential 2 million jobs that a successful EU-US trade deal (TTIP) could create in Europe is a goal...

January 5, 2015