April 12th, 2017 / Insight posted in Articles

Who does the UK currently trade with?

The UK’s future trade agreements are a hot topic at the moment, with Donald Tusk firmly ruling out parallel trade talks when he unveiled the draft EU negotiating guidelines. Post-Brexit trade deals will be unclear for some time, but who are the UK’s current trading partners? The National Office of Statistics has produced a handy interactive map that shows the value of the UK’s imports and exports with the rest of the world, between 1999 and 2015.