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UK-Canada trade talks are at an advanced stage, says UK PM's spokesman

LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Talks between Britain and Canada on a continuity trade deal are at an advanced stage and are progressing well, a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday.

"We're committed to securing a continuity trade deal with Canada before the end of the transition period. Talks are at an advanced stage and are progressing well," the spokesman told reporters. (Reporting by Elizabeth Piper; Editing by Kate Holton)