LONDON (Reuters) - Donald Trump has shown his ambition for a large scale post-Brexit trade agreement with Britain, British trade minister Liam Fox said after the U.S. President tweeted that he was looking forward to negotiating such a deal.
“Again President Trump has shown his ambition for a large scale future trade agreement between our two countries,” Fox said in a statement.
“Greater trade between us reinforces a comprehensive alliance the goes far beyond the economic, providing for our national security and bringing prosperity to our people. I look forward to sitting down at the negotiating table to strengthen this special trading relationship.”
Reporting by Kylie MacLellan; editing by William James