Britain agrees to join trans-Pacific trade pact
Sunak's UK Claims Post-Brexit Win by Sealing Trans-Pacific Trade Pact Membership
The UK will join 11 other countries in a major Asia-Pacific trade partnership, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak announced Friday, in the country's biggest post-Brexit trade deal following nearly two years of talks. The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will include more than 500 million people and account for 15 percent of global GDP once the UK becomes its 12th member.
Britain, building post-Brexit ties, to join trans-Pacific trade pact
Britain on Friday said it had struck a deal to join an 11-country trans-Pacific trade pact which includes Japan and Australia as it looks to deepen ties in the region and build its global trade links after leaving the European Union.
U.K. agrees to join Pacific trade pact that includes Canada in post-Brexit deal
The U.K. has agreed to join an Asia-Pacific trade pact that includes Canada, Japan, Mexico and Australia -- the biggest new trade deal Britain has struck since leaving the European Union three years ago.