US News Trump expects 'very powerful' US-UK trade deal

14:05  08 july  2017
14:05  08 july  2017 Source:   Sky News

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US President Donald Trump has said he expects to reach a “ very powerful ” trade deal with the United Kingdom after it leaves the EU. He also hailed the “ very special relationship” he had forged with UK Prime Minister Theresa May as the two leaders met for talks on the fringes of the G20 summit

HAMBURG (dpa-AFX) - The US expects a " very powerful " trade deal with Britain " very quickly" said US President Donald Trump after a meeting with UK Prime Minister Theresa May on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on Saturday.

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Donald Trump has hailed the 'very special relationship' he has forged with Theresa May © Reuters Donald Trump has hailed the 'very special relationship' he has forged with Theresa May

US President Donald Trump has said he expects to reach a "very powerful" trade deal with Britain after it leaves the EU.

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US President Donald Trump confirmed today that he will be coming to London, and said he thinks a trade deal with the UK will be completed " very , very quickly". Trump made the comments while speaking today at the G20 summit in Hamburg, where he met the Prime Minister for talks.

US President Donald Trump has said he expects a trade deal with the UK to be completed " very , very quickly" post-Brexit. Mr Trump said he expected to reach a trade agreement with Britain that was " very powerful " and would be great for both countries.

He also hailed the "very special relationship" he had forged with Theresa May as the two leaders met for talks on the fringes of the G20 summit in Hamburg.

Mr Trump said he expected to reach a post-Brexit trade agreement with the UK "very, very quickly" and that it would be great for both countries.

He said: "There is no country that could possibly be closer than our countries.

"We have been working on a trade deal which will be a very, very big deal, a very powerful deal, great for both countries and I think we will have that done very, very quickly."

He added: "Prime Minister May and I have developed a very special relationship and I think trade will be a very big factor between our two countries."

Mr Trump said he "will be going to London". Asked when, he replied: "We'll work that out."

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DONALD Trump has said he expects a “ powerful ” trade deal with the UK to be completed “ very , very quickly”. The US president, who has been attending the G20 conference in Germany, also said he will be coming to London.

Donald Trump has said he expects a trade deal with the UK to be completed “ very , very quickly” and that he will be coming to London. “ We have been working on a trade deal which will be a very , very big deal , a very powerful deal , great for both countries and I think we will have that done very , very

As well as discussions on a possible future trade deal with the US, the PM was also to raise the President's controversial decision to pull out of the international agreement on tackling climate change.

Mrs May has said she hopes Mr Trump will take the US back into the Paris Agreement.

The PM is also due to meet the Japanese leader Shinzo Abe later, to discuss trade and also offer Japan British help on counter-terrorism and cyber security when it hosts the rugby world cup in 2019 followed by the Olympics.

On Friday, Chinese President Xi Jinping hailed a "golden era" of relations between his country and the UK and said an increase in investment from China since the Brexit vote highlighted its confidence in Britain.

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