Visiting British International Trade Secretary Liam Fox, said that Britain was interested in joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement after leaving the European Union.

“We want to orientate Britain to a position where we can take advantage of those growing markets,” Fox said in an interview Wednesday, referring to the Asia-Pacific region. “A lot of those markets will be in Asia-Pacific, which is one of reasons why we have got such interest in the TPP 11.”

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