UK-EU Future Relations
A conversation with Chris Barton, UK Trade Commissioner for Europe
Location: British Chamber of Commerce | EU & Belgium
Fee for members: 0
Fee for non-members:
Europe accounts for almost 50% of British imports, and the cross-Channel trading relationship is extremely important to both sides. The post-Brexit UK-EU relationship over trade and investment is constantly evolving, and this event will provide members an insight into the current status of the relationship is currently, and how it might develop in the future.
Chris Barton has been a UK civil servant for over 20 years working with a variety of different sectors, but primarily working with trade policy. He was appointed Her Majesty's Trade Commissioner to Europe in July 2021, and he now works to help UK businesses export to Europe, and to facilitate European investment into the UK economy. Allowing for continuing trade and investment in a post-Brexit relationship.
This event will be run under Covidsafe procedures so we ask that all in-person attendees have a means of presenting their Covid vaccination or test status (via QR codes on the Covidsafe.be app and also paper certificates including from the NHS).
We look forward to welcoming you in person at the Chamber in Brussels or online to this interesting event!