UK eyes post-EU trade deals but gives no Brexit plan

British Prime Minister Theresa May (R) shakes hands with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of G20 Summit in Hangzhou on September 5, 2016Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May sought to drum up trade deals on Monday for a post-Brexit world as she faced increasing pressure to define what that would look like. May met Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the Group of 20 summit in China to discuss a free trade agreement and said India, Mexico, South Korea and Singapore had signalled they would “welcome” talks on removing trade barriers. In the wake of June’s referendum vote to leave the European Union, Britain must renegotiate its access to world markets, an issue currently handled for it by Brussels.

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