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UK Trade Balance

Chart of the Week: Week 36, 2015: UK Trade Balance

UK trade figures out this morning showed that despite a poor month of trading in July, the trade deficit almost halved between the quarter to April and the quarter to July (from £8.9bn to £4.7bn) after a strong summer for...

/ September 9, 2015
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Chart of the Week: Week 38, 2014: UK Trade Balance

Last week it was reported that the UK's balance of trade deficit increased to an estimated £3.3bn in July, compared to £2.4bn the previous month.

/ September 17, 2014
UK Trade Balance

Chart of the Week: Week 27, 2014: UK Trade Balance

Trade deficit statistics have been even more volatile than usual recently, but the UK's trade balance looks like it has been improving slowly.

/ July 2, 2014
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Chart of the Week: Week 15, 2014: UK Trade

This morning, official trade statistics were released for 2013, which included details on the top import and export markets for the UK, and what commodities are traded. 

/ April 9, 2014