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India And UK Conclude Second Round Of Talks For Free Trade Agreement

The third round of negotiations is due to be hosted by India in April 2022, according to the ministry

Photo Credit : PM Narendra Modi/Twitter

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The Ministry of Commerce and Industry on Friday said that India and the United Kingdom concluded the second round of talks for an India-UK Free Trade Agreement (FTA) on March 17.  

A delegation of Indian officials undertook technical talks in London. For this round of negotiations, draft treaty text was shared and discussed across most chapters that will make up the agreement. 

Technical experts from both sides came together for discussions in 64 separate sessions covering 26 policy areas, according to the ministry. 

The third round of negotiations is due to be hosted by India in April 2022, the ministry informed.