Minister Delegate to discuss trade with UK’s Liz Truss
United Kingdom – Meeting between M. Franck Riester and the Secretary of State for International Trade (29 March 2021) – Press briefing by the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs Deputy Spokesperson (excerpt)
Paris, 26 March 2021
M. Franck Riester, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, will have a meeting on Monday 29 March with Ms Elizabeth Truss, the UK’s Secretary of State for International Trade.
The Minister Delegate and Ms Elizabeth Truss will discuss joint actions to take to strengthen the multilateral trade system, particularly in the framework of the meeting of G7 trade ministers to be held by video conference on 31 March, under the British presidency.
The ministers will also discuss certain bilateral issues like the situation of International Volunteers in Business (VIEs), in the context of the effective implementation of Brexit. (…)./.