Greg welcomes news of the UK’s accession to the WTO’s Government Procurement Agreement

4th December 2018

Greg Hands (Chelsea and Fulham): Will my right hon. Friends update the House on the work they are doing with the Department for International Trade on securing UK accession to the World Trade Organisation’s Government procurement agreement?

Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Yes, I am very happy to announce that we were successful in our application to join the GPA and we were strongly supported by a number of allies all over the world.