Feds Applauds UK-Australia Free Trade Deal
News that Australia and the UK have signed a free trade
agreement is a promising step forward in the fight against
tariffs and protectionism, Federated Farmers says.
reinforces the international rules-based trading framework
and is important for rural producers and global consumers,"
Feds President Andrew Hoggard says.
The FTA is the
first to be signed by the UK since it left the European
"We hope this ambitious and comprehensive
agreement helps pave the way for FTA negotiations between
New Zealand and the UK," Andrew
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