What shall we do if the EU will not play ball?
We will point out that, whatever happens with the EU negotiation, leaving the EU under WTO rules is a practical necessity. Thus, in the event of no agreement with the EU, there is a good ‘fall-back’ strategy available employing WTO rules the government can adopt, which we will define. Failure to reach an FTA would harm the EU itself; and in the fullness of time, we believe the EU is likely to modify its trade barriers against us and others in its own interests.
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Achieving economic success with global free trade
Becoming a true global leader in free trade – the target that the Prime Minister has set out for the UK – will improve the country’s economic position significantly, relative to remaining in the protectionist EU Customs Union/Single Market.
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