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Signed UK trade agreements transitioned from the EU

The trade and mutual recognition agreements the UK has signed with non-EU countries.

The UK has signed continuity bilateral trade agreements to ensure trade continues with minimal disruption after the UK leaves the EU.

These agreements have replicated the EU trade agreements as far as possible. However, there may be some changes to ensure that new agreements work for both countries.

When the UK signs further agreements this page will be updated.

You can find the text of these agreements by clicking on the country below.

Signed trade agreements

The UK has signed trade agreements with:

The countries which will be covered by the ESA-UK Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) are: 

  • Madagascar*
  • Mauritius 
  • Seychelles 
  • Zimbabwe

*Approved in principle and expected to sign shortly

The countries which will be covered by the UK-Pacific EPA are:

  • Papua New Guinea
  • Fiji

The countries which will be covered by the UK-CARIFORUM EPA are:

  • Antigua and Barbuda*
  • Bahamas*
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic*
  • Grenada
  • Guyana
  • Jamaica
  • St Kitts and Nevis
  • St Lucia
  • St Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Suriname*
  • Trinidad and Tobago*

*Approved in principle and expected to sign shortly

Signed mutual recognition agreements

The UK has signed mutual recognition agreements with:

Published 21 February 2019
Last updated 22 March 2019 + show all updates
  1. The UK has signed an agreement with CARIFORUM (Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago).
  2. The UK has signed an agreement with the Pacific states (Papua New Guinea and Fiji).
  3. First published.