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Sir Peter Westmacott, Britain's Ambassador to the United States between 2012 and 2016

Trump will ‘force’ May’s government to accept hormone beef and chlorinated chicken after Brexit

Sir Peter Westmacott, the former UK ambassador in Washington, warned that the Trump administration was playing "hardball" and would likely demand that the UK allowed the import of products such as hormone-treated US beef and chlorine-washed chickens.
Sir Peter Westmacott, Britain's Ambassador to the United States between 2012 and 2016

Theresa May’s hopes of a quick Brexit trade deal with Trump are ‘not going to happen’

Former UK ambassador to the US Sir Peter Westmacott told Business Insider that the Trump administration would exploit Britain's weakness in any negotiations.
British Prime Minister Theresa May and US President Donald Trump at the first session of the G20 summit on July 7, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany.

Why Trump’s ‘predatory’ plan to exploit Brexit makes a US-UK trade deal almost impossible

'The Trump administration is pursuing a predatory policy towards Brexit,' said Dr Tom Wright, director of the Center on the United States and Europe.
U.S. President Donald Trump listens to a question during a joint news conference with Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos (not pictured) at the White House in Washington, U.S.

The ‘open skies’ row shows how Trump will exploit Brexit at Britain’s cost

An early run-in with US negotiators shows Brexit trade deals will be far harder than we were promised
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, speaks at the Confederation of British Industry's annual conference in London, Britain, November 6, 2017.

‘Even our best friends have to play by the rules’: US Commerce Secretary calls for Britain to fall in line with American standards post-Br...

Wilbur Ross said in London speech that the US "want[s] to be your number one trading partner worldwide" post-Brexit.

‘Very big and exciting’: Trump said the US and Britain are working on a post-Brexit trade deal

"Working on major Trade Deal with the United Kingdom. Could be very big & exciting. JOBS! The E.U. is very protectionist with the U.S. STOP!" — Trump tweeted.

The post-Brexit US trade deal promised by Theresa May could expose British firms to ‘predatory’ takeovers from cash-rich American competit...

US President Donald Trump spoke of a "big" and "powerful" deal between the two countries at the recent G20 Summit earlier in July.