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UK and EU set out contrasting goals for post-Brexit trade deal

The gulf between the UK and EU’s goals in trade talks has been laid bare as Boris Johnson threatened to walk away with no deal at the end of the year rather than sign up to EU rules on competition and state aid.

UK and EU set out contrasting goals for post-Brexit trade deal
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UK and EU set out contrasting goals
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  • February 04, 2020
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Speaking in Greenwich, the prime minister made clear that his preference was for a Canada-style deal with no tariffs, but he said he would rather accept a loose “Australian-style” relationship with the EU that involved tariffs than accept alignment with any Brussels regulations or oversight by European courts.

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