Trade Talks: US-UK Free Trade Agreement hosted by US Commercial Service
We host a number of events throughout the year, including our annual International Trade Conference.
hosted by US Commercial Service
US-UK Free Trade Agreement: Progress and Forecast
Trade talks between the US and UK have officially begun, so our group of panelists are will explain the impact of a potential deal
About this Event
Join the U.S. Commercial Service, the Louisiana District Ex-port Council, and Greater New Orleans, Inc for a dialogue with Richard Hyde, Consul General, Consulate of the United Kingdom in Houston. Hear how this free trade agreement would join the world’s largest and fifth-largest economies—and what it could mean for your company.
Learn more about:
The latest status of these fast-moving negotiations
Which 16 chapters have already been finalized
Trade in services
Agriculture market access
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Richard Hyde, British Consul General in Houston
Richard Hyde has served as Her Majesty’s Consul General in Houston since June 2019. As Consul General, he leads the UK’s engagement in the states of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and New Mexico.
Among his priorities are enhancing trade and investment partnerships between the UK and the US. His previous diplomatic postings include Venezuela, Costa Rica, India, Armenia, Saudi Arabia, and France, as well as various positions in London.