China-Britian Business Focus - Tom Patterson

HMA Dame Caroline Wilson was recently appointed ambassador to china and has arrived at a time of increased diplomatic challenges. Here she tells Tom Patterson about her goals on trade and the climate.

Leaving the EU provides the UK with an opportunity to develop newer stronger trading relationships with fast-growing economies around the world like China...the UK’s announcement of its new tariff regime: the UK Global Tariff (UKGT) [that will] replaced the EU’s Common External Tariff from 1 January 2021 and provides a regime tailored to the UK economy, including being in pounds, not here