Turkey says agreed to 'wide-ranging' trade deal with Britain once it leaves EU

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 10, 2016 4:39 AM

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey has agreed to implement a wide-ranging trade agreement with Britain once it leaves the European Union, Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci told a parliamentary commission in Ankara on Thursday, without giving details.

He also said Turkey planned to increase the list of items it exports to Iran to 400 by the end of the year from a current 265.

(Reporting by Nevzat Devranoglu; Writing by Nick Tattersall)