United Kingdom – Meeting between M. Franck Riester and the Secretary of State for International Trade (29 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, March 29 with Elizabeth Truss, the UK’s Secretary of State for International Trade.

The minister delegate and 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 March 31, 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.