UK trade with the EU last year: £615bn
UK trade with Australia last year: £16bn
Which trade deal should we replicate to maintain our prosperity? Er …
— Andrew Adonis (@Andrew_Adonis) December 10, 2020
— NAYAB CHOHAN Journalist AND Presenter (@NayabChohanLIVE) December 11, 2020
Now is the time for the public and businesses to get ready for the Australian option on January 1st. pic.twitter.com/lLJfmIy9XI
— Boris Johnson (@BorisJohnson) December 10, 2020
“Be careful what you wish for. Australia’s relationship with the EU is not one, from a trade point of view, that Britain would want.”
— BBC Question Time (@bbcquestiontime) December 10, 2020
— NAYAB CHOHAN Journalist AND Presenter (@NayabChohanLIVE) December 13, 2020
We had a useful call with @BorisJohnson this morning.
We agreed that talks will continue.https://t.co/rZpN4PmS1i
— Ursula von der Leyen (@vonderleyen) December 13, 2020
With @BorisJohnson we took stock of the EU-UK negotiations.
We welcomed substantial progress on many issues. Yet big differences remain to be bridged, in particular on fisheries. Bridging them will be very challenging.
Negotiations will continue tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/ou5NUibZ3e
— Ursula von der Leyen (@vonderleyen) December 17, 2020