Canada Is Refusing To Roll Over Its EU Trade Agreement For The UK If There's A No-Deal Brexit
UK officials are "furious" at Canada's decision, but it reflects the confusion around trade policy after the failure of Theresa May's Brexit strategy.
In 2017, Liam Fox rubbished suggestions the UK might struggle to roll over the EU’s trade deals. Tonight, as he prepares to face MPs on this issue tomorrow (cc
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NEW: Canada Is Refusing To Roll Over Its EU Trade Agreement For The UK If There's A No-Deal Brexit
Another #Brexiters ‘ lie bites the dust. Britain won’t even be able to roll over its existing #trade deals (negotiated with the full clout of the EU behind us), let alone have a chance of getting anything better
With Canada joining Japan in choosing not to roll over the existing EU trade deal in the event of a no-deal Brexit, let's recap on where we are on trade in no-deal Brexit - TL:DR - not at all a pretty picture 1/
The economic incompetence of this government knows no limits. They pledged to replicate 40 trade deals the UK enjoys through its EU membership - just 11 have been rolled over to date. Brexit in the form it was promised is impossible to deliver #StopBrexit
Canada Is Refusing To Roll Over Its EU Trade Agreement For The UK If There's No-Deal Brexit /#EU #Brexit #FinalSay
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We can’t even get a Canada-style Deal...with Canada
Martin McKee #FBPE
Your daily reminder that #Brexit reassurance by UK ministers is valueless - Canada Is Refusing To Roll Over Its EU Trade Agreement For The UK If There's A No-Deal Brexit
Nobody could have predicted this.