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Further agreements made between Switzerland and UK

National News // By Tay Kinnear // Jan. 29, 2019

Switzerland and the UK have signed further agreements on trade which will come into force if Britain crashes out of the EU in March.

Pixabay Further agreements made between Switzerland and UK

The two countries have already agreed workers rights, meaning freedom of movement will remain in the case of a no deal Brexit.

The latest agreements were signed in Davos last week when the UK chancellor Philip Hammond met the Swiss president Ueli Maurer.

They cover road traffic allowing the free carriage of goods and the insurance sector which will continue to be able to trade freely.

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