UK, Australia agree on post-Brexit free trade deal
Published: Tuesday, 15 June 2021
The United Kingdom and Australia secured a free-trade deal on Tuesday June 15, the first agreement negotiated from scratch since Britain's departure from the European Union.
The UK government said the agreement is an important step in
building new trade relationships, post Brexit. Previous deals
reached with other nations, like Japan and Norway, were built
upon existing arrangements that were negotiated when the UK was
still part of the EU.
This agreement paves the way for...