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Coffee House Shots – a Spectator podcast: Will the Australia trade deal really make a difference?


The reactions have been interesting. Indeed, is would seem that many farmers cannot hope without the massive subsidies that they had from the EU. Heaven knows what they will do when the NZ deal comes up. However, the UK especially England, would do well to remember that they need deals with Australia and NZ, especially if they wish to join the CPTPP of which both NZ and Australia are key members,

June 15,2021

The government has agreed its first post-Brexit bespoke trade deal. But the agreement with Australia has already caused consternation among Conservative MPs about the potential competition from Australian farmers. Are these fears overstated? Isabel Hardman talks to James Forsyth and Fraser Nelson.

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Instant political analysis from the Spectator’s top team of writers, including Fraser Nelson, James Forsyth, Isabel Hardman, Katy Balls, Alex Massie and many others.

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