UK, India launch post-Brexit free trade talks 13.01.2022

Deutsche Welle | Jan 13, 2022 at 1:00 AM
  • The UK and India kicked off talks in New Delhi on Thursday to lock in a new free trade agreement.
  • Indian and British ministers praised the start of bilateral trade talks on Thursday, painting the negotiations as a prime opportunity for both sides.
  • Britain especially wants India to cut tariffs on Scotch whisky and British cars — a potential stumbling block, as India is known for its reluctance to lower trade barriers.