The Prime Minister has approved two new appointments to the Trade Envoy programme. Sir Henry Bellingham MP has been appointed as the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Libya and Tim Loughton MP as the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Mozambique and Democratic Republic of Congo. These new appointments take the total number to 32 parliamentarians covering 63 markets. The Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy programme is an unpaid and voluntary cross-party network, who support the UK’s ambitious trade and investment agenda in global markets.
This statement has also been made in the House of Lords: