Talks have stalled again and again but a mini deal could be imminent.
Like a lot of relationships at the moment, this one is being negotiated over video.
What Boris Johnson's victory means for US-UK relations.
NHS drug budgets could rise by billions of pounds a year after a US-UK trade deal.
America's objectives for a trade agreement with Britain spell out a stark Brexit future.
The white paper, which outlines Britain's vision for Brexit, does make independent trade deals tricky.
Efforts to keep Trump's itinerary as tight and cloistered as possible failed to avoid a classic diplomatic calamity.
Much of the debate around trade deals misses some of the fundamentals of what they actually are and involve.
President-elect Donald Trump has offered the UK a quick post-Brexit trade deal but he'll face some legal hurdles to make it happen.