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11th Oct 2021 00:00U.K., Economic Monitor

  • We look for a 0.6% month-to-month rise in August GDP, half that needed to meet the MPC's Q3 forecast.
  • A recovery in car production and a jump in restaurant diner numbers likely boosted overall GDP growth...
  • ...But further falls in retail sales and Covid-related health spending probably countered these supports.

U.K. UK Economics Samuel Tombs Gabriella Dickens GDP

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