JOE BIDEN will prioritise securing trade agreements with the EU and ensuring a stable bloc of European allies over UK efforts to clinch a free trade deal with the world’s largest economy, according to an expert.
The UK and the US have historically enjoyed close ties and have been steadfast allies on the geopolitical stage. US presidents, however, have often preferred a cohesive European bloc that encompasses the UK, rather than a separated Britain. Although the US is an important trading partner for the UK, US President Joe Biden tempered UK expectations of a trade deal in September, when he discussed the possibility with Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Read More.