29 December 2020
Andy Burwell, CBI International Trade Director, said:
“This agreement will maintain bilateral trade worth over £18bn and will shore up key supply chains across many industries after a year of disruption.
“Turkey’s customs union with the EU made a trade deal with the UK complicated, but the pace at which the deal has been finalised following the negotiated EU deal shows the strength and depth of the relationship.
“Businesses and government must now look to growth, creating the trading relationships which will build a competitive, dynamic and progressive future economy.”