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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:03 pm on 13th January 2020.

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Photo of John Whittingdale John Whittingdale Conservative, Maldon 5:03 pm, 13th January 2020

I agree with my hon. Friend. It is short-sighted to look at nearby countries only. Our history shows that we have a tradition of trading right across the globe—I am delighted to have the nod of my right hon Friend the Secretary of State for International Trade, who is in her place.