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Formal meeting (oral evidence session): UK-Japan trade negotiations

International Agreements Committee
UK-Japan trade negotiations

Wednesday 23 September 2020

Start times: 2.40pm (private) 3.00pm (public)

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Experts consider impact of Japan deal on agrifood industry

On Wednesday 23 September, the House of Lords International Agreements Sub-Committee will continue taking evidence on the UK-Japan trade deal, focusing on the agrifood industry, services and investment.

Meeting details

At 3.00pm: Oral evidence
Inquiry UK-Japan trade negotiations
Director for International Trade at Confederation of British Industry
Director of EU Exit and International Trade at National Farmers Union
Fellow at UK Trade Policy Observatory, University of Sussex

Topics for discussion

  • Impact of COVID-19
  • Tariff rate quotas for agricultural products
  • Geographical indicators and rules of origin
  • Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
  • Investor-state dispute settlements
  • State aid

Further information


Virtual meeting (webcast)