Question / Trade Agreements: Taiwan

Question for Department for International Trade
UIN 12938, tabled on 9 June 2021

Mr David Davis
Haltemprice and Howden Commons

To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, what plans her Department has to open trade negotiations with Taiwan.

Greg Hands
Chelsea and Fulham Commons

Answered on
14 June 2021

The UK remains committed to strengthening its rich and wide-ranging trading relationship with Taiwan. Total trade in goods and services between the UK and Taiwan was £6.1 billion in 2020. The UK is working with Taiwan to deepen its relationship, including through the annual Trade Talks and associated dialogues, ministerial engagement, and through engagements by the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Taiwan.