Javid: Chances of UK ending Brexit transition without EU trade deal remote
Topics: JAVID BREXIT TRADE ENGLAND UK
The governing Conservatives have pledged to pass their Withdrawal Agreement through parliament in time to leave the European Union at the end of January if they win a majority in a December 12 election, but then need to agree a free trade deal with the European Union by the end of 2020.
“I am confident that we will get a deal done... I think (leaving without a deal) is extremely remote,” Javid told BBC radio. ■