Dr Liam Fox, Secretary of State for International Trade, and Mr Edward Yau, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, have issued a joint statement on closer collaboration on trade and economic matters.
The joint statement identifies 3 areas where the 2 governments intend to work together. They include:
- creative industries
- Belt and Road initiatives
The joint statement also announced their aim to work together to promote the values of global free trade.