The United Kingdom is a force in the global economy. In 2019, its GDP ranked #7 in the world, and Upstate SC is home to more than 50 U.K. companies. Consul General Andrew Staunton will provide an economic update on the U.K. and how COVID has impacted trade, business, and immigration. He will also offer an update on Brexit and fair trade agreement negotiations between the U.S. and U.K. Presented by Upstate SC Alliance and European American Chamber of Commerce – Carolinas.