Chloe Smith

Prime Minister announces £1bn new commercial deals on landmark India visit

Author: Chloe Smith, Updated: 21 April 2022 11:53

Today the Government have announced £1 billion of new commercial deals as part of the Prime Minister's landmark visit to India, delivering jobs and growth across the UK. 

As an independent trading nation outside of the EU, we are able to deepen our partnerships with key trading nations around the world.

That is why the Government have announced £1 billion of new investments, creating 11,000 jobs, through a raft of commercial agreements, establishing a new era in the UK and India’s trade, investment and technology partnership, boosting links with one of the world’s fastest growing economies.

There are vast possibilities for what the UK and India can achieve together, and our powerhouse partnership is delivering jobs and growth as well as opening exciting opportunities for UK exporters.

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