UK Accession to CPTPP: The UK’s Strategic Approach

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Time: 2021

By: Department for International Trade – Department Of The United Kingdom Government

Britain will shortly begin negotiations to join one of the largest free trade areas in the world; worth £9 trillion in GDP in 2019, spanning Asia Pacific and the Americas, and including some of the world’s biggest current and future economies.

“UK Accession to CPTPP: The UK’s Strategic Approach” sets out: strategic case for joining the trade agreement, outline approach to the negotiations, government response to the consultation run on CPTPP and initial economic scoping assessment for CPTPP membership.

The document is attached below: